Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience – St. Augustine, FL

Posted: August 21, 2015 at 12:45 pm

Dr. Moroz and several members of his laboratory were recently featured in a story by Gainesvilles Our Town Magazine. The article follows the groundbreaking work done by the Moroz lab while at sea in their floating laboratory, a facility equipped with the latest in invertebrate sampling and genetic sequencing technology. Click here to read the

Please join us as Dr. Kate Mansfield from the University of Central Florida presents Tracking the sea turtle lost years for the Evenings at the Whitney public lecture series on Thursday, August 20th at 7 PM. Dr. Mansfield is a pioneer in satellite telemetry studies on wild sea turtles and will share her teams work

Whitney Lab undergraduate interns have been hard at work this summer helping out with our Marine Biology Summer Camp. Flagler College undergraduate internsMadison Skidmore and Cypres Ferran have been doing such a great job that they have caught the attention of the St. Augustine Record! Click here to read the full article!

Alexis Lanza, a Ph.D. student in the Seaver lab recently completed a journalism internship with the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (SICB). Lanza was 1 of 4 students who were awarded a learning opportunity on how to communicate a scientific topic to the general public. Her article detailed work by Dr. Sewall on the

The Sea Turtle release of Mahi earlier this month was a huge event! Over 200+ people attended the release includingstaff and volunteers from the Whitney Lab.Mahi, a juvenile green sea turtle, was rehabilitated by The Georgia Sea Turtle Center. After more than two years of intensive rehabilitation and care, the GSTC with local partners released

You may be thinking, wow, that little worm has such a complex nervous system with so many different nerve cells Yes indeed! In a recent paper entitled Nervous system development in lecithotrophic larval and juvenile stages of the annelid Capitella teleta published in the open access online journal Frontiers in Zoology on July 11,

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