Dec 11, 2014
from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
|Contact Name||Kaylie McCraw|
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Coby Schal, PhD, is a Blanton J. Whitmire Distinguished Professor of Structural Pest Management at North Carolina State University. He is also a Co-Founder and member of the Executive Committee for W.M. Keck Center for Behavioral Biology. His research focuses biological and integrated management of urban pests, chemical ecology, biology of cockroach allergens and mitigation strategies to reduce environmental allergen concentrations, and behavioral endicrinology.
The title of his talk will be:
The sweet science of sugar aversion in cockroaches:
Rapid sensory adaptations to anthropogenic pressures