Department News and Updates! January 23, 2015


  • Upcoming, Goat Day, check it out!


  • Liran Haller, Silas Hung, Seunghyung Lee, & Jim Fadel coauthors on “Effect of Nutritional Status on the Osmoregulation of Green Sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris)” in Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
  • Mandi Finger & Bernie May author “Conservation genetics of a desert fish species: The Lahontan tui chub (Siphateles bicolor ssp.)" in Conservation Genetics


  • Cass Tucker, Frank Mitloehner & Gabbi Simon presented at the UC Davis Livestock SymposiuJoy Mench key contributor to the highly acclaimed National Academy of Sciences newly released publication “Critical Role of Animal Science Research in Food Security and Sustainability (2015)”
  • Frank Mitloehner served on the committee & chaired a subcommittee that produced the National Academies Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, titled “A Framework for Assessing Effects of the Food System”
  • Upcoming, Goat Day, check it out!
  • Huaijun Zhou, Alison Van Eenennaam, Amy Young, Mary Delany Ying Wang, Tae-Hyun Kim, Perot Saelao, Teng Ma, Huazhen Liu, Haiming Yang, Sung-Jin Lee, Tasha Thompson & Michelle Halstead attended Plant & Animal Genome Conference in San Diego
  • Stacy Williams, Emily Shifflett, Maria Montoya, & Johana Martinez of the Dairy Challenge Team went with Russ Hovey to Fresno State
  • Huaijun Zhou presented to USAID "Leveraging Genomics Tools to Accelerate Breeding for Climate Resilience" workshop and Systems Genomics Workshop.