Emily Eiss

Project Title: 
Status of the methylome in Solanum tuberosum tubers treated with sprout inhibitor 1,4-dimethylnaphthalene
Project Description: 
My research analyzes the epigenetic changes that occur in potatoes as a result of exposure to the chemical 1,4-dimethylnaphthalene, which prevents tubers from sprouting.
Mentor(s): 
Dr. Michael Campbell
Major(s): 
Biology
Minor(s): 
Chemistry, Psychology
Campus: 
University Park