Laura Persson talks in front of a screen.

Laura Persson delivers her winning presentation, “The Wormnado: What a Tiny Worm Can Teach Us about Collective Behavior,” during Postdoc Slam 2023 at Byers Hall on Sept. 19.

Photo by Erin Lubin

Wormnado Takes UCSF Postdoc Slam 2023 by Storm 

A riveting story told with humor and heart about the social behavior of Caenorhabditis elegans — affectionately known as worms — won the approval of judges and audiences alike at the annual UCSF Postdoc Slam 2023 , held on Sept. 19 at the Mission Bay Byers Hall Auditorium.
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