Using Drosophila Melanogaster to Indentidy Chemicals That Confer Risk of Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Dr. Kimberly Mulligan
Department of Biology
Sacramento State University
Dr. Kim Mulligan shares her research utilizing drosophila melanogaster (a species of fly) to identify chemicals that confer risk of neurodevelopmental disorders. The long-term goal of her research is to identify and characterize gene-environment interactions that affect neurodevelopment using drosophila melanogaster as a model. Dr. Mulligan teaches and conducts research at California State University, Sacramento.
Recorded: April 5, 2019