Fall 2016 Independent Study Students

 

Michelle Dalson

Notch regulation of cartilege. Faculty mentor, Matthew Hilton.

 

James Hwang

Zebrafish gut lumen formation. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Aakash Jain

SVC neurons in olfactory bulb. Faculty mentor, Chay Kuo.

 

Alan Kong

Hevin and synapse formation. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Kellie LeVine

Cartilege-hair hypoplasia. Faculty mentor, Erica Davis.

 

Margo Orlen

Dopamine DZ receptor. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Subbarao Shalini

Modeling dopamine neurons. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Darryl Yan

iPSD KD in mouse neurons. Faculty mentor, Scott Soderling.

 

Gloria Zhang

Cell cycle arrest and Sry. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Yuming Shi

NUP and Inactive X. Faculty mentor, Eda Yildirim.

 

Summer 2016 Independent Study Students

 

Aakash Jain

SVZ neurons in olfactory bulb. Faculty mentor, Chay Kuo.

 

Spring 2016 Independent Study Students

 

Rishav Adhikari

Angiotensin in the kidney. Faculty mentor, Thomas Coffman.

 

Erin Brooks

Dendritic spine morphology in MSNs. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Laura Damiani

Notochord morphogenesis. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Andrew Eaton

GPCR LGR5 Cas9 screen. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Aakash Jain

SVC neurons in olfactory bulb. Faculty mentor, Chay Kuo.

 

Lillian Kang

Kalirin Anti-atherogenic mechanisms. Faculty mentor, Neil Freedman.

 

Diane Karloff

Ndel function in epithelia. Faculty mentor, Terry Lechler.

 

Alexander Lee

mRNA targeting in CRISPR/Cas9. Faculty mentor, Chris Nicchitta.

 

Alexander Merriman

ZF fin regeneration in mutants. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Juan Ramirez

Microglia phagocytosis and Hevin. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Michael Rosamilla

Kalirin anti-atherogenic mechanisms. Faculty mentor, Neil Freedman.

 

Shalini Subbarao

Schizophrenia and dopamine pathway. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Jasmine Tran

Schizophrenia and dopamine pathway. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Linda Zambrano

Gonad development - notch signalling. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Gloria Zhang

SOX-9 activation and cell cycle arrest. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Fall 2015 Independent Study Students

 

Rishav Adhikari

Angiotensin II processes. Faculty mentor, Thomas Coffman.

 

Kimberly Arena

Notochord morphogenesis. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Erin Brooks

Integrated approach to assess behavior. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Laura Damiani

Notochord morphogenesis. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Andrew Eaton

G-protein coupled receptor LGR5 Cas9 screen. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Toyokazu Endo

Zebrafish spinal cord regeneration. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Jaclyn Karasik

Zebrafish cardiomyocyte regeneration. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Juan Ramirez

Microglia phagocytosis & Hevin. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Michael Rosamilla

Kalirin anti-atherogenic mechanisms. Faculty mentor, Neil Freedman.

 

Arielle Shkedi

Protein trafficking - SRP pathway. Faculty mentor, Chris Nicchitta.

 

Shalini Subbarao

Schizophrenia & dopamine pathway. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Harrison Suh

MT nucleation & gTuRC. Faculty mentor, Terry Lechler.

 

Maggie Xing

Cell cycle - mid-blastula transition. Faculty mentor, Stefano Di Tilia.

 

Linda Zambrano

Gonad development - notch signalling. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Gloria Zhang

SOX-9 activation and cell cycle arrest. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Spring 2015 Independent Study Students

 

Rishav Adhikari

Angiotensin II processes. Faculty mentor, Thomas Coffman.

 

Kimberly Arena

Pllp gene effects on nutrients. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Erin Brooks

Dopamine Medium Spiny Neuron Activity. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Andrew Eaton

LGR5 intestinal drug screen. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Tiffany Ejikeme

Neuroligins effect astrocytes. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Toyokazu Endo

ZF spinal cord regeneration. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Lillian Kang

Kalirin Anti-atherogenic mechanisms. Faculty mentor, Neil Freedman.

 

Alexander Merriman

ZF fin regeneration in mutants. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Sagar Patel

Astocytic heoin regulations. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Arielle Shkedi

Newly exported ribosome trafficking. Faculty mentor, Chris Nicchitta.

 

Harrison Suh

Polarized MT arrays in mice. Faculty mentor, Terry Lechler.

 

Annabel Wang

ZF cardiovascular development. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Sonora Williams

Adult early multiple trauma. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Gloria Zhang

SOX-9 activation and cell cycle arrest. Faculty mentor, Blanche Capel.

 

Lloyd Zhao

Antibody tagging of Z-bands. Faculty mentor, Mike Reedy.

 

Fall 2014 Independent Study Students

 

Rishav Adhikari

Angiotensin in the kidney. Faculty mentor, Thomas Coffman.

 

Erin Brooks

Integrated approach to study behavior. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Laura Damiani

Notochord morphogenesis in zebrafish. Faculty mentor, Michel Bagnat.

 

Tiffany Ejikeme

Astrocytes in synaptogenesis. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Toyokazu Endo

Mechanism of spinal cord regeneration. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

William Gilmore

Dendritic spines & Arp2/3. Faculty mentor, Scott Soderling.

 

Lillian Kang

Anti-atherogenic mechanisms. Faculty mentor, Neil Freedman.

 

Sagar Patel

Role of Hevin in synapse formation. Faculty mentor, Cagla Eroglu.

 

Aly Premji

Neural stem cells and repair. Faculty mentor, Chay Kuo.

 

Arielle Shkedi

Trafficking of ribosomes. Faculty mentor, Chris Nicchitta.

 

Rebecca Vernon

Development of an assay. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Annabel Wang

Cardiovascular development. Faculty mentor, Ken Poss.

 

Sonora Williams

Personality disorders. Faculty mentor, Marc Caron.

 

Lloyd Zhao

Z band ultrastructure. Faculty mentor, Mike Reedy.