Niranjana Krishnan

Graduate Assistant-Research

I am assessing the toxicity and risk of agricultural insecticides on monarch butterflies. This will help identify ideal locations for placing milkweed habitat in agricultural landscapes. It is important to establish milkweed habitat in the agricultural landscapes of the Midwest to increase the eastern monarch butterfly population.

Area of Expertise: 
Environmental Toxicology
Major: 
Toxicology
Education: 
M.Sc., Biomedical Genetics, VIT University, 2013
B.Sc., Microbiology, Mumbai University, 2011
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