Interested in a career in health professions or biomedical sciences? Comprehensive academic offerings, close advising, outstanding research opportunities, and strong relationships with leading research institutes and top medical schools make UMaine a destination for health-related studies.
Christopher McCarty Christopher McCarty studies sea urchins as a model for developmental biology. His focus is on the cyclin D gene and how its sequence regulates when and where it is switched on and off during development. The gene is known to misexpress in a large variety of cancers.