MCDB Spotlights

A cross-disciplinary foundation in biological science, while allowing students the flexibility to choose their own path of inquiry.
We study the genetic basis of developmental robustness and plasticity using nematode C. elegans as a model system.
I study how admixture and population history shape the genetic risk for neurodegenerative diseases.
Studies the role of septins in collective border cell migration in the Drosophila ovary.