Category Archives: Research

Microbacteriophage Piperis: A new virus discovered by Mitchell CC researchers

Complete Genome Sequence of Cluster EC Microbacteriophage Piperis Ryan Kistemaker, Annica Teasley, Lavender Cook, Alyssa Moliis, Anna Josey, Thomas Ray, Farrah Collins, Alisa Whitcomb, Ryan Swarts, Yazmen Roseboro, Shallah Glover, Ian Goodman, Kaitlyn Dishman, Kimberlyn Pickens, Justin Leonard, D. Parks … Continue reading

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Microbacteriophage LaviMo: A new virus discovered by Mitchell CC researchers

Complete Genome Sequence of Cluster EE Microbacteriophage LaviMo Lavender Cook, Alyssa Moliis, Anna Josey, Thomas Ray, Ryan Kistemaker, Annica Teasley, Farrah Collins, Alisa Whitcomb, Ryan Swarts, Yazmen Roseboro, Shallah Glover, Ian Goodman, Kaitlyn Dishman, Kimberlyn Pickens, Justin Leonard, D. Parks … Continue reading

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Discovering Ancient Viruses

In 2000, scientists drilled a hole into the Siberian permafrost to collect old soil and look for ancient predators. In fact, these soil samples were estimated to be around 30,000 years old. These viral predators may be even older. Ten … Continue reading

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Campus Ant Diversity 2018

Post by research students (Fall 2018) During the fall 2017 semester, we conducted ant surveys on both our Statesville and Mooresville campuses. Once again we surveyed ants across six grass plots and six pavement plots. However, this time we only … Continue reading

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