Sam Korth

Education & Background:
Double major in Pharmacology and Toxicology (PharmTox) and Entomology
Expected graduation May 2023

Research Interests:
I am interested in the evolution of insect toxins and defensive compounds, as well as the use of insect natural products in drug discovery. My current research project is on differential gene expression associated with toxin production in Colorado potato beetles.

Personal Interests:
My personal interests and hobbies include tabletop games, trivia, linguistics, and playing the tuba. I am also raising a recreational colony of Hemiblabera tenebricosa and Therea olegrandjeani roaches.