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One-of-a-Kind? Or Not. USU Geneticist Studies Formation of New Species

USU biologist Zach GompertUSU evolutionary biologist Zach Gompert is the College of 
Science's '2017 Faculty Researcher of the Year.’ He and
colleagues published findings from a recent study in ‘Nature
Ecology & Evolution.’ (as published on Utah State Today)

Dr. Zach Gompert studies speciation in a group of insects commonly know as walking sticks. Dr. Gompert and colleuges have sequenced more than 1,000 stick insect genomes to find an answer to the question, what makes a unique species? Read the entire article by
Mary-Ann Muffaletto here.