New management approach can help avoid species vulnerability or extinction

New research can help ecosystem managers identify species vulnerabilities and prevent populations from becoming at risk, like the endangered Mexican gray wolf. Credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service More than 3,000 animal species in the world today are considered endangered, with hundreds more categorized as vulnerable. Currently, ecologists don’t have reliable tools to predict when […]

Dynamic risk management in cell populations

Dynamic risk management by cell populations. In the absence of environmental signals, uncertainty about the environment is high (middle panel) and the population of E. coli cells were found to demonstrate strong diversity in their sensory response (indicated by broad distribution of response coefficient K_(1/2) in lower panel), enabling responses to many different signals (schematized […]

Experts release new management strategies for malignant colorectal polyps

IMAGE: Clinical Decisions Support Tool view more  Credit: American Gastroenterological Association Bethesda, Maryland (Nov. 4, 2020) – Early identification and removal of cancerous colorectal polyps is critical to preventing the progression of colorectal cancer and improving survival rates. The U.S. Multisociety Task Force on Colorectal Cancer has released new guidance for endoscopists on how to assess […]

Management of exploited transboundary fish stocks requires international cooperation

Marine fish species are migratory in nature and not respectful of human-made territorial boundaries, which represents a challenge for fisheries management as policies tend to focus at the national level. With an average catch of 48 million tonnes per year, and USD $77 billion in annual fishing revenue, these species support critical fisheries, and require […]

Management of a popular game fish, the smallmouth bass — ScienceDaily

For recreational fishing enthusiasts, the thrill of snagging their next catch comes with discovering what’s hooked on the end of the line. In many freshwater streams and rivers — across the central and eastern parts of the U.S. — anglers are often catching a popular freshwater game fish: the smallmouth bass. Now, scientists have discovered […]

How to Prepare for a Management Life Sciences Interview

If you have an upcoming interview for a management position at a life sciences company you’re probably wondering how you can ace it and secure the role you’ve been dreaming of. Preparing for any interview can be challenging and stressful, but when you’re aiming for a management role, it can be especially difficult. Luckily, the […]