Nina Chung

Nina Chung

Undergraduate Student
ninachung@college.harvard.edu

Research Interests:

Nina is an undergraduate student at Harvard College concentrating in Integrative Biology. Nina was formerly our arthropod care assistant with interests in Gryllus bimaculatus and other insects. She studied codon usage in Gryllus bimaculatus with the lab as a PRISE fellow during Summer 2020 and went on to work at The Dunn Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital during her gap year.

Selected Publications:

Whittle, C.A., Kulkarni, A., Chung, N. and Extavour, C.G.(2021) Adaptation of codon and amino acid use for translational functions in highly expressed cricket genes. BMC Genomics, https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-021-07411-w