Nutrition Science Lab-Hennigar-2514-001

Nutrition Science Lab-Hennigar-2514-001

Student in nutrition lab

Steve Hennigar, a graduate student in Penn State's Department of Nutritional Sciences, examining mammary epithelial cells in Chandlee Lab. Hennigar is part of a team studying zinc levels in lactating mice. The research is leading to a better understanding of genetic and dietary factors that affect mammary glands and will contribute to improvements in both infant and maternal health in humans. Visit http://nutrition.hhd.psu.edu/about to learn more about Penn State's Department of Nutritional Sciences.

Image: Patrick Mansell
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