Mary Latimer

Mary graduated with her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Georgia State University in 2010. She worked for a few years before continuing her education at Towson University and graduating with her Masters of Science in Physiology in 2014. Mary is currently in the PhD program in Physiology at UAB with Peggy Biga, PhD, as her mentor. Mary’s current project is titled “Establishing the Changes in Muscle miRNA Composition During Methionine Restriction.” The project aims to look at the physiological and morphological hallmarks of methionine restriction in rainbow trout; Oncorhynchus mykiss. In her free time she enjoys cats, Netflix, coffee, and reading anything from the mystery section of the bookstore.