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"Animal magnetoreception: How worms harness the earth's magnetic field," Andrés G. Vidal-Gadea, Ph.D., School of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Neuroscience Program
Location
Beckman Institute 1005
Date
Dec 10, 2019   4:00 pm  
Contact
Nate Schroeder
E-Mail
nes@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-7978
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Originating Calendar
Neuroscience Program Seminars

While many animals use the earth's magnetic field to navigate their environment, much remains unknown about its molecular and cellular basis. We will present insights into the behavioral, cellular, and molecular basis for magnetoreception yielded by the tiny nematode worm, C. elegans.

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