Mauna Dasari

Mauna doing field work in French Polynesia
Mauna doing field work in French Polynesia

Mauna Dasari has been in the Archie Lab since fall 2015. Her current work focuses on understanding how the gut microbiome changes with age, developmental stage, early life environmental conditions, and the consequences of these changes on host health and fitness. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a BS in Microbial Biology and a BA in Anthropology in 2012 and her broad research interests include behavioral ecology, microbial ecology, conservation, and gibbons.

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