Danielle Ivey

Mentor
Danielle Ivey
Project Title
Daphnia behavior and culturing
Time Commitment
11-15 hours/week, 6-10 hours/week
Method
Unpaid
Possible Co-Authorship
Yes
Project Description

The project would entail making media, culturing daphnia (a water flea), preparing toxicological exposure test on daphnia, then screening their swimming behavior, heart rates, and health in a behavioral tracking chamber. This project may also include RNA and DNA work. Lab meetings on Wednesday at 10:00 am are also required.

Contact Info

Email: dlivey@ufl.edu

Phone: (352) 256-0030