John Castillo

Bio

I was a biological sciences major at Florida International University. I enjoy the arts, food and exercising. I am interested in a career in molecular genetics. I am currently a Ph.D. student in the DeGennaro lab.

Project

I am attempting to understand allatotropin neuropeptide function during juvenile hormone synthesis  in Aedes aegypti. This project is a collaboration with Fernando Noriega's laboratory.