• We investigate the interactions between animals and beneficial microbes as a biomedical model for human health and a novel target for insect pest control.


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  • Principal Investigator

    Angela Douglas

    Department of Entomology
    Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics

    aes326 (at) cornell.edu

    5134 Comstock Hall Cornell University
    Ithaca, NY 14853, USA


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