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Researchers discover new digestive strategy in shipworms

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OGL Director, Dan Distel, has discovered a novel digestive strategy in a wood-boring clam that may be a game-changer for the production of clean biofuels.

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Ocean Genome Legacy and MSC hit the press

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As featured in today’s Boston Globe, there are many mutual benefits to the Ocean Genome Legacy’s move to the Marine Science Center.

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MSC and OGL featured on WGBH’s “Greater Boston”

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WGBH recently traveled to Nahant to check out the Marine Science Center and the Ocean Genome Legacy.

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New publication for OGL executive director

Dan Distel, executive director of Ocean Genome Legacy, is a co-author on a recently published article about shipworms. The OGL team recently joined the University, and the team continues to build its pub­licly acces­sible biorepos­i­tory of DNA sam­ples from ocean species.

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