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Effects of Melatonin on Traumatic Brain Injury in Drosophila melanogaster

Traumatic brain injury leaves 1.5 million people in the United States each year with short- and long-term complications due the current lack of effective treatments. This study examines the effects of melatonin, a potential treatment, on traumatic brain injury in Drosophila melanogaster (the fruit fly).

Shanna Mecherekov '23
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