Lab manager & project coordinator
Desirae Carrasco serves as Lab Manager and Project Coordinator for the Sayes Group’s laboratory. She will graduate from Baylor University with a BS in Environmental Science. Desirae has interests in nanotoxicology and environmental toxicology, specifically directed towards public health. Desirae is skilled in advanced laboratory techniques, such as cell culture maintenance and physicochemical characterization of particulates. These skills will complement her future studies and research. Specifically, Desirae’s focus is in studying women’s reproductive pathology and the onset of disease due to environmental and societal factors.