Two West Virginia University
students’ novel research on ergot alkaloids - toxic compounds produced
by fungi - and their importance to the fields of agriculture and
medicine will take them to Capitol Hill to present their findings to
members of Congress.
Caroline Leadmon, from Hurricane, and Jessi Tyo, a Gassaway native,
are among 60 students selected nationally by the Council on
Undergraduate Research to participate in Posters on the Hill April