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Agape Lucas

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
Junior Undergraduate Student
Major: Biology

Contact Information

Email: aclucas92@gmail.com



Presentations and Publications

  • NC LSAMP - Greensboro, NC
  • Tick Screening Project: Rickettsias and Ehrlichias - Summer Research Internship Program - Charlottesville, Virginia
  • ABRCMS - San Jose, NC
  • BKC and NIS Joint Annual Meeting - Reston, VA
  • NC Academy of Science - Pembroke, NC
    • Won 2nd place award for oral presentation on "Development of an efficient real-time PCR assay for Rickettsia and Ehrlichia bacteria using Amblyomma americanum DNA".

Research Interests

  • Immunology- Immune Response
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer
  • Genetics
  • Endocrinology

Current Developments
  • I am currently working in a breast cancer research lab under advisor Dr. Checo Rorie.