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Focus on Broader Impacts: Dr. Martin Tresguerres, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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Focus on Broader Impacts: Dr. Martin Tresguerres, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Dr. Martin Tresguerres of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, has developed a distinctive broader impacts plan. In collaboration with the Birch Aquarium of Scripps (BAS), he has created a detailed public museum exhibit to educate the general public about coral cell biology and ocean acidification. His exhibit contains several panels with interactive … Continue reading

Focus on Broader Impacts: Dr. Robert0 Gaxiola, Arizona State University
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Focus on Broader Impacts: Dr. Robert0 Gaxiola, Arizona State University

Dr. Robert0 Gaxiola from Arizona State University’s School of Life Sciences and his colleagues have made an exciting discovery that has broader implications for all of plant biology. Dr. Gaxiola‚Äôs research explores the roles of enzymes (proteins that enhance chemical reactions in cells) known as proton-pumping pyrophosphatases (specifically the Type I H+-PPases) in plants, and … Continue reading