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Undergraduates in Denholm Lab publish first paper

In their paper Yilan Shen, Sunna Haidar, Mihail Nikolaev & Denis Beqja describe the use of a transgenic tarantula toxin as a novel tool to study mechanosensitive ion channels in Drosophila.

Four Biomedical Sciences undergraduates published their first paper this week!

In their paper Yilan Shen, Sunna Haidar, Mihail Nikolaev & Denis Beqja describe the use of a transgenic tarantula toxin as a novel tool to study mechanosensitive ion channels in Drosophila. The work was carried out as part of a summer internship in the Denholm lab and was funded by a BMTO Summer Research Scholarship and a WR Henderson Scholarship.

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Congratulations Yilan, Sunna, Mihail & Denis!

Their paper can be found below.

 

Journal of Insect Physiology

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WR Henderson Scholarship