Lucas Blecker '19 is doing neuroscience research this summer at Muhlenberg College. Photo credit: Maddy Kirchofer '20
Student Summer Research: Flavonoid Compounds and their Potential Role in Combating Anxiety
Lucas Blecker '19, a neuroscience major, is looking at both how and where flavonoid compounds bind, or 'attach', to the GABA-A receptor. The goal is to study possible alternatives to synthetic anxiety medications.