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Seminars
21 August 2014, 12pm - 1pm
Biostatisticians Can Help Bench Scientists
23 October 2013, 1pm - 2pm
A New Approach to the Design of Studies Comparing Two Groups with Respect to Survival
20 June 2011, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mini-Symposium on Pathways to Translational Biology: Neglected Tropical Diseases, Biodiversity based Drug Discovery, Metagenomics and Bioinformatics
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Workshops
15 March 2013, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Robert Bowers, Ph. D.

Using QIIME for Microbial Community Analysis

17 May 2012, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Kyungim Baek, Ph.D. & Julia Patriarche, Ph.D.

Clustering in Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics

09 April 2012, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mahdi Belcaid

Using Databases and Flat Files to Organize or Mine Large Datasets

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INBRE


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IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) is intended to expand and develop Hawaii's competitive biomedical research capacity. It will do this by increasing collaboration between the primary research departments at the University of Hawaii and other academic institutions, community colleges, and other biomedical research organizations within the State of Hawaii.


Announcements & News
15 October 2014: Exciting Opportunity for Aspiring Biomedical Researchers

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the largest Institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is looking for science students with a passion to improve global health in the 21st century for its Intramural [NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO) program](ht…


01 September 2014: NIH Loan Repayment Program Awards

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Apply for NIH Loan Repayment Program Awards

The National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Programs (LRPs) repay the student loans of doctoral level, biomedical or behavioral scientists conducting research funded by nonprofit institutions. The applicatio…


07 February 2014: Summer 2014 Student Research Opportunities

The Idaho INBRE Program is offering research opportunities to students from the Western IDeA Region (Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, Nevada and New Mexico) in Summer 2014.


The fellowship program pays $6,000 for each student to work full time for 10 weeks in an established faculty labor…


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Recent Publications
Science, 2011, Nicotine decreases food intake through activation of POMC neurons.
Mineur YS, Abizaid A, Rao Y, Salas R, DiLeone RJ, Guendisch D, Diano S, De Biasi M, Horvath TL, Gao XB, Picciotto MR.

Smoking decreases appetite, and smokers often report that they smoke to control their weight. Understanding the neurobiological mechanisms underlying the anorexic effects of smoking would facilitate the development of novel treatments to help with smoking cessation and to prevent or treat obesity. B…


Molecular Neurodegeneration, 2011, Glutathione Peroxidase 4 is associated with Neuromelanin in Substantia Nigra and Dystrophic Axons in Putamen of Parkinson's brain.
F.P. Bellinger, M.T. Bellinger, L.A. Seale, A.S. Takemoto, A.V. Raman, T. Miki, A.B. Manning-Bog M.J. Berry, L.R. White, G.W. Ross


Tetrahedron Letters, 2011, Total Synthesis and Structural Revision of Engelhardione
L. Shen, D. Sun


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