Graduate Research Assistant
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS USA
Areas of Expertise:
tick physiology, insect physiology, NGS anaylsis
Ixodes scapularis (Blacklegged tick) and Amblyomma americanum (Lonestar tick)
I am now pursuing my PhD under the guidance of Dr. Yoonseong Park in the department of Entomology at Kansas State University. My PhD research is to investigate physiological mechanism of tick salivary secretion by using heterologous expression system, pharmacological /physiological technique and NGS analysis.