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Marcia O’Connell


Marcia O’ConnellPhone: (609) 771-2879


Office: Biology Building 228

Lab: Biology Building 248


Current Courses

  • Biology of the Eukaryotic Cell
  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology

Research Interest

  • Determination and formation of the embryonic axes in vertebrates
  • Regulations of tissue specific genes in zebrafish embryos
  • Maternal regulation of polyadenylation

Degrees Earned

  • B.S. – College of William and Mary, Biology; 1983
  • Ph.D. – The State University of New York at Stony Brook, Cellular and Developmental Biology; 1989