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Karpac, Jason Assistant Professor

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The Karpac Lab is broadly interested in the origins of ancient adaptive signaling networks that: (I) direct energy homeostasis, and (II) subsequently drive the aging process. We primarily use the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster as a genetic model to investigate the function and integration of signaling networks at multiple levels of biological organization: from molecules, to cells and tissues, to inter-organ communication, to organismal physiology and aging.

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