This summer we have two undergraduate researchers working in the lab, Imran Rashid from MU and Kyle Kirkland from Michigan State University
Imran is continuing his honors thesis research in the lab that he began during the 2014-2015 academic year. He is studying the comparative compressive properties of lumbar and caudal vertebrae is mice that have been selected for high levels of voluntary
Kyle comes to the lab as an MU School of Medicine Summer Research Intern from Michigan State University. Kyle is developing an apparatus to test mouse femora in three-point bending and then using it to compare bending mechanics in different strains of mice.