Laura Hernandez


College of Agricultural & Life Sciences | Department of Animal and Dairy Sciences

Hometown: El Paso, TX

My work focuses on maternal physiology. My research is focused on mammary gland development and the impacts on the mom. Further, I study the use of antidepressants on maternal and offspring health. I make use of rodents, bovines, and humans as models for my research.


Lactation and Mom
Understanding of how the mammary gland controls the mom’s health, as well as the baby’s health.

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