Faculty publications are announced

January 28, 2011

Cassandra Miller Butterworth, assistant professor of biology at Penn State Beaver, recently coauthored two articles.

"Phylogeography of the Japanese pipistrelle bat, Pipistrellus abramus, in China: the impact of ancient and recent events on population genetic structure" was published in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2010, by The Linnean Society of London.

"Contrasting Genetic Structure in Two Co-Distributed Species of Old World Fruit Bat" was published in November by PLoS One, an interactive open-access journal for the communication of all peer-reviewed scientific and medical research.

Miller-Butterworth holds doctorate and bachelor's degrees in zoology from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and has conducted post-doctoral research in the Laboratory of Genomic Diversity at Maryland's National Cancer Institute as well as in the Department of Human Genetics in the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public Health.

She can be contacted at cmm48@psu.edu or 724-773-3527.


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