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Kristen Koenig (Harvard University)

Cephalopod lens development and the evolution of visual system complexity

Kristen Koenig
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Kristen Koenig

Kristen Koenig (PI)

JOHN HARVARD DISTINGUISHED SCIENCE FELLOW

Kristen received her B.A. in History and Molecular and Cell Biology at UC Berkeley.  She went to University of Texas at Austin for her graduate work with Dr. Jeffrey Gross.  At Texas Kristen started studying the squid Doryteuthis pealeii as a model for eye development research.  Currently at the Center for Systems Biology she is interested broadly in the evolution and development of visual systems. 

Host: Hejnol group