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Rhee Lab: summer opportunities

Sue Rhee, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Sue Rhee
Contact Email:
Funding Deadline: 
March 31, 2020 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We want to understand how plant compounds affect animal central nervous system and behavior.

Techniques: We use chemotaxis of the model worm, Caenorhabditis elegans, as a bioassay to look for plant compounds that affect animal behavior.


Seeking undergrads for: Summer

Required skills: None

This lab is particularly interested in mentoring: Undergrads from backgrounds that are underrepresented in STEM

How to apply: Contact Dr. Rhee (

Project information: This summer, we want to work with a small team of undergraduate students to conduct a chemotaxis screen using C. elegans and a variety of plant compounds.