Sirena Lao

Laboratory technician
Center for Tropical Research

Tel: 310-267-4460

610 Charles E. Young Drive East

Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
Los Angeles, California 90095

As the laboratory technician at the Center for Tropical Research, Sirena conducts lab work using molecular techniques to assist with various studies, such as migratory connectivity of songbirds and adaptive variation in African wildlife. She also manages the Center's extensive feather sample collection and ensures that the lab is running smoothly. Sirena is an alumna of the IoES Environmental Science undergraduate program and is broadly interested in wildlife conservation and the management of ecosystems and natural resources.

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Center for Tropical Research | UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
La Kretz Hall, Suite 300 | 619 Charles E. Young Dr. East | Los Angeles, CA 90095-1496

The Center for Tropical Research, located on the third floor of La Kretz Hall, is part of the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at the University of California, Los Angeles. For general inquiries, contact Christa Gomez, CTR Office Manager, at (310) 206-6234, or by email at Visitors are always welcome.

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