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Department of Molecular and Biomedical Sciences

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September 2017

Arsenic Compounds in the Marine and Terrestrial Environment: From Analytical Considerations to Implications for Human Health.

September 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
203 Hitchner Hall, Orono, ME 04469 United States + Google Map

The School of Marine Sciences and Department and Molecular and Biomedical Sciences present Dr. Brian Jackson Dartmouth University Arsenic is a non-essential element and, at elevated concentrations, the inorganic forms of arsenic are toxic to life. However, arsenic also has a rich biochemistry and approaching 100 organo-arsenic compounds, including arseno-sugars and arseno-lipids, have been identified in marine and terrestrial life. Synthetic arsenic-based antibiotics have been used in livestock farming and inorganic and simple methylated arsenic compounds have been widely used…

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How bacteria affect the cornea

September 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
203 Hitchner Hall, Orono, ME 04469 United States + Google Map

Department of Molecular & Biomedical Sciences Hitchner and Staples Seminar Series Kimberly M. Brothers, PhD Research Instructor Department of Ophthamology, University of Pittsburgh

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