Fontenot Graduate Student Travel Scholarship
Section Awarded: National
Andrea Sexton, Fontenot Graduate Student Travel Scholarship
Andrea Sexton is presenting the following abstracts:
- "Genetic mechanism underlying the effect of breed on fatty acid composition in Angus and Charolais finishing steers"
- "A region on BTA6 is associated with feed intake and gain in beef cattle."
Sexton earned two BS degrees and a MS degree in ruminant nutrition from the University of Kentucky. She is currently a PhD candidate in ruminant nutrition at Oklahoma State University.
Sexton will graduate this summer and pursue a research and teaching position at a land-grant university.