Peter Weng

Graduate Student
Email address: peter.weng@duke.edu
Mentor:
Diego Bohorquez
Program Start Year:
2018

Research interests

I am interested in the communication between gut and brain. In the Bohórquez laboratory, I have been studying neuropod cells, neuroepithelial cells in the gut, that synapse with vagal neurons to rapidly convey properties of dietary amino acids from to the brain.