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Northeastern University’s media relations team works with national and international journalists every day. Members of the press should feel free to reach out to the team with questions regarding any aspect of the university, including commentary by faculty experts on the news of the day.



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Faculty Spotlight

Dan Distel

Director, Ocean Genome Legacy Center & Professor of Marine Science at Northeastern University

Dan Distel is a Professor of Marine Science and the Director of the Ocean Genome Legacy Center at Northeastern's Marine Science Center. He and his team recently discovered a new genus and species of wood-eating shipworm in the Philippines. It is the first new genus of shipworm to be discovered in over 100 years. The paper outlining this finding was recently published in the journal PeerJ.

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