Professor James Sikes!
His research on
regeneration in planarians was published in the latest issue of the prestigious
journal Nature. He was also interviewed by WBUR, the Boston NPR affiliate,
about the findings presented
in his publication, entitled "Restoration of anterior regeneration in a
planarian with limited regenerative ability."
Professor Jennifer Dever!
Her 2012 paper on
cryptic torrent frogs of Myanmar was selected by The Editorial Board of the
Journal Copeia as "Best paper, Herpetology" in 2012. The paper,
published in the March 2012 issue of Copeia, is entitled "Cryptic Torrent
Frogs of Myanmar: An Examination of the Amolops marmoratus Species Complex with
the Resurrection of Amolops afghans and the Identification of a New
Species". Dr. Dever will receive her award at the 2013 meeting of ASIH
(The American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists).