Headshot portrait of Virginia Wang - Bio-X Undergraduate Fellow
2012 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: undeclared
Supported by: Bio-X
Mentor: Miriam B. Goodman, Associate Professor of Molecular & Cellular Physiology

Virginia Wang is a rising sophomore from Austin, Texas. She is studying the fascinating neural networks of Caenorhabditis elegans and their role in thermal compensation and homeostasis maintenance in the Goodman Lab this summer. Virginia is enjoying her time at Stanford and will probably declare a biology major next year.

Poster presented at the Stanford Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives Symposium on August 27, 2012:

Thermosensory Neurons Maintain Homeostasis in C. elegans

Virginia Wang1, Sam Lasse1, Miriam Goodman1
[Department of Molecular & Cellular Physiology1, Stanford University]