Dr. Vicky Lentz

Assistant Professor

Biol 201 - Cell & Molecular Biology
Biol 265 - Evolution of Biology
Biol 350 - Immunology

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Having completed her B.A. at the University of Delaware and her Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Lentz joined the Oneonta faculty in 2001. She teaches courses in Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology, Introductory Evolution and the History and Philosophy of Biology. Dr. Lentz is currently studying the immune response of the American Eel to the glochidia (larval stage) of the Eastern Elliptio freshwater mussel to better understand the host-parasite interaction necessary for freshwater mussel reproduction. Dr. Lentz is also conducting studies to describe the immune system of Large-mouth Bass.