Molecular Biology and Genetics
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences - Ithaca
Interests: Endogenous Retroviruses, Evolutionary Genomics, Gene Regulation, Innate Immunity, Transposable Elements
The Feschotte laboratory study transposons and endogenous viruses primarily in vertebrates, including humans. We seek to characterize the impact of these elements on the evolution and physiology of their host species â€“ including disease states.