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Jacob White

Ph.D. Student
Department(s): Anthropology
Email: whitej31@unlv.nevada.edu

Biography

Jacob White MSc is a Ph.D. student in biomedical anthropology. He is interested in developmental origins of disease, evolution of host/pathogen interaction, and maternal/fetal health interaction. His research aims to investigate if women with latent tuberculosis during their pregnancy transfers an immunological resistance to mycobacterium to their children.