Jessica Henty '06 is the first author of an article in the journal The Plant Cell. Henty, who earned her St. Lawrence degree in biology, is a graduate student in the Ph.D. program at Purdue University.
Her article is titled "Arabidopsis Actin Depolymerizing Factor4 Modulates the Stochastic Dynamic Behavior of Actin Filaments in the Cortical Array of Epidermal Cells" and appears in the August 2011 edition of the journal. As an undergraduate at St. Lawrence, Henty conducted research on damage done to sugar maple trees by tent caterpillars.
Posted: October 20, 2011