Researcher Feature: Abby Jackson

Former Wall Lab undergrad Abby Jackson, a Master’s student at BYU studying the genetic structure of Scottnema lindsayae is now working with long-time Wall Lab collaborator Byron Adams in Antarctica. Pictured below, Abby stops for a picture in the McMurdo Station Laboratory alongside Jesse Jorna, a biology PhD student at BYU who has been researching the relationships between various nematodes.

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Abby’s publications

Abby Jackson and Jesse Jorna
Jorna sampling at Fryxell Basin, Taylor Valley
Scottnema lindsayae, the dominant animal in the McMurdo Dry Valleys
Closeup of Scottnema lindsayae