HudsonAlpha Journal – 2011, Volume 3, Issue 10

 December 7, 2011 



You Can Help imageAs a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, HudsonAlpha relies on the generosity of this community to DISCOVER, INSPIRE and GROW. As you consider your year-end giving, please remember that a tax-deductible donation to HudsonAlpha strengthens our efforts to improve human health and quality of life. Read more.

Mite-y genomic resources for protecting bioenergy crops

Jeremy Schnmutz photoHudsonAlpha faculty investigator Jeremy Schmutz is part of an international collaboration focused on the 90-million nucleotide genome of the two-spotted spider mite. The project stands to make a significant impact on the environment and agriculture, as the tiny pests cost the industry about $1 billion every year. Read more.


Get to know… Todd Burwell

Todd Burwell photoTodd Burwell joined the Myers lab last April. Always passionate about math and science, Burwell originally dreamed of becoming an astrophysicist. Instead, he found his true calling at HudsonAlpha, where he and his colleagues work to improve human health through biotechnology. Read more.


HudsonAlpha honored to be a CFC agency

CFC logoThis year, HudsonAlpha is among the charitable agencies participating in the Combined Federal Campaign. For 50 years, the CFC has given federal civilian, postal and military donors the opportunity to support nonprofit organizations of their choosing through this program. Should you wish to direct your CFC gift to HudsonAlpha, please use number 64243. Read more.


In good company: CFD Research Corporation

CFDRC logoCFD Research Corporation moved its biomedical technology division to HudsonAlpha when the institute opened in April 2008. Besides their own teams and technologies, company leaders credit the collaborative environment at HudsonAlpha for CFDRC’s continuing success.