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Helen Kamens

address: 219 Biobehavioral Health
location: Health and Human Development
phone: 814-865-1269
department: Biobehavioral Health


Behavioral Neurogenetics Lab

The focus of the Behavioral Neurogenetics Laboratory is to understand the genetic basis of complex traits. We are specifically focused on the role of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in both alcohol and nicotine use. To this end we use an array of approaches.

Number of undergraduates needed: 1
Minimum qualifications: minimum 2-semester commitment and a cumulative GPA > 3.0