Alina Avanesyan
Among the redwoods -- Muir Woods

First place at ESA meeting in Austin, TX

– November 28, 2013

Last week I presented my research project on molecular confirmation of insect diet at the Annual Meeting of Entomological Society of America in Austin, TX (November, 2013) and won the first place in the Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition in the plant-insect interaction section!

Here’s my presentation: Plant DNA detection from grasshoppers’ gut contents: method and applications.