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  • Creation of the Marine Resource Center at MBL 

    Halvorson, Harlyn O. (2007-09)
    The creation of the Station Biologique de Roscoff In France in 1859 heralded a century of study of marine animals. In the US, Congress created the U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries in 1871 to investigate declining fish ...
  • Development of molecular biology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison 

    Halvorson, Harlyn O. (2007-05)
    Dramatic changes in the foundation of academic departments in our Universities are uncommon. With the demonstration that DNA was the cellular source of genetic information, and that this information could be regulated, the ...
  • Host susceptibility hypothesis for shell disease in American lobsters 

    Tlusty, Michael F.; Smolowitz, Roxanna M.; Halvorson, Harlyn O.; DeVito, Simone E. (American Fisheries Society, 2007-12-31)
    Epizootic shell disease (ESD) in American lobsters Homarus americanus is the bacterial degradation of the carapace resulting in extensive irregular, deep erosions. The disease is having a major impact on the health and ...