To study the molecular basis for genetically ñ
linked human birth defects.
Mentor: Ian D. Krantz, M.D. Associate Professor of
Human Genetics in Pediatrics University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine, The Childrenís Hospital of Philadelphia
The effects of dopamine depletion on searching,
crawling and biting behaviors in the leech.
Mentor: Karen A. Mesce, Departments of Entomology
and Neuroscience. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities