Congratulations to the new Dr. Siperstein!

Alden (left) and his advisory committee from left to right, Drs. Megan Meuti, Sarah Short, Mary Gardiner, and Laura Pomeroy.Congratulations to Alden Siperstein for defending his thesis on “Studies on biting in Culex mosquitoes.” Alden studied the molecular basis of biting in mosquitoes, when mosquitoes initiate and terminate their overwintering dormancy and seasonal changes in host use.