2016
Third Place

Development of a Caffeine Addiction Paradigm to Examine How Dietary Restriction and Level of TOR Signaling Modulate the Effects of Drugs

Rachel Mashal

Rachel Mashal

About the Project: 

Rachel found that dietary changes protected adult fruit flies from the negative effects of caffeine. She also found that male fruit flies are more vulnerable to some negative effects of caffeine during development and into adulthood.