The Mahon Laboratory


                        Mahon Laboratory News

NEWS: 16 May 2014: New publication online early at Conservation Genetics Resources.  Our newest paper has been published on using Next Generation Sequencing techniques as an early detection tool for invasive species in the commercial bait trade.  Email for a preprint or check it out online here (CLICK).

24 February 2014.  New publication accepted in CJFAS.  A collaborative manuscript on the invasion risk of grass carp in the Great Lakes, including eDNA work done by the Mahon lab, has been accepted in CJFAS.  See publication page (HERE) for citation and to request PDF upon availability.

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Welcome to the Mahon Laboratory at Central Michigan University.  As a part of the Department of Biology and the Institute for Great Lakes Research at CMU, our focus is on using molecular genetic tools to explore organismal detection, biodiversity, and phylogeography in both aquatic and marine ecosystems.

Potential Ph.D., M.S. or Undergraduate students interested in a research project:  See OPPORTUNITIES PAGE!