Cindy Yao

(1 Interns)

Cindy Is a student at Adlai Stevenson High School , and is expecting to graduate in 2017 .

My Projects
Mycorrhizal associates of forest trees of the Yucatan Peninsula (2015)

The objective of this project is to identify ecologically important symbiotic and saprotrophic fungi from understudied seasonally dry tropical forests in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula using cutting edge tools. The rapid development of fungal ecology as it has entered the molecular age has highlighted many remaining fundamental knowledge gaps, including the huge number of tropical fungi that have