Austin Compton Graduate Student Virginia Tech Newport, Virginia United States austc14@vt.edu

Areas of Expertise:
Molecular Biology, Genetics, Entomology, Biochemistry

Research Organisms:
Anopheles stephensi, Anopheles albimanus, Aedes aegypti, Anopheles Farauti

 

Research Focus:

I am interested in delineating the biological mechanism of sex determination in different Anopheles mosquitoes by characterizing the role of male-determining (M) factors.