Gui Gainett (He/him/his)
Credentials: PhD Student - Sharma Lab
I am studying the genetic mechanisms behind the evolution of diverse appendage types in chelicerates (ex: daddy-long-legs, spiders, horseshoe crabs). Embryos, development, genomes and evolution.
Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree in iBio?
Pioneer lab in my field of interest.
Why or what do you love about the program?
I like the support for attending conferences.
Future Plans: My plan is to do a postdoc and continue studying invertebrate development and genomics.
Fun Fact: I have 5 last names (Gainett Cardoso Martins de Carvalho Florez).
Bachelor in Biological Sciences and Master in Zoology from the University of São Paulo, Brazil.