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                        Mahon Laboratory News

NEWS: July 29, 2014.  Mahon lab M.S. graduate leads two new publications from his thesis work that have now been accepted for publication.  They are both listed on the publications page (HERE) and PDFs will be available upon request as soon as they are available.  EMAIL to request.  Congrats to Nathan for all of his hard work and effort in getting these published in great journals!

The new papers are:

1) Nathan, L.R., C.L. Jerde, M. McVeigh, Mahon, A.R.  Preventing Great Lakes species introductions through bait trade regulations and angler education.  Management of Biological Invasions.  In press, July 2014. 

2) Nathan, L.R., Jerde, C.L., Budny, M., Mahon, A.R.  Invasive species surveillance of the Great Lakes commercial bait trade using environmental DNA.  Conservation Biology.  In Press, July 2014.

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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.

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