University of Hawaii Manoa http://wamc.org en Dr. Angel Yanagihara, University of Hawaii – Venom of the Box Jelly http://wamc.org/post/dr-angel-yanagihara-university-hawaii-venom-box-jelly <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Angel Yanagihara of the University of Hawaii reveals what makes the venom of the box jelly so deadly.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Angel Yanagihara is Director of the <a href="http://www5.pbrc.hawaii.edu/pcrl/videos.html">Pacific Cnidaria Research Lab</a> and an assistant researcher with the Pacific Biosciences Research Center at the University of Hawaii. Her lab’s current objective is the systematic biochemical and pathophysiological characterization of novel toxins and bioactive compounds from venomous marine invertebrates.</p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 58296 at http://wamc.org Dr. Angel Yanagihara, University of Hawaii – Venom of the Box Jelly