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2017 First Years
2017 First Years


Edward Ayoub
Edward Ayoub

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Yule Lab
Perkins / Zhang Lab

Focuses on investigating molecular mechanisms in acute myeloid leukemia using the mouse as a model system.
Miriam Barnett
Miriam Barnett, M.S.

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Bidlack Lab

Brandon Berry
Brandon Berry, M.S.

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Wojtovich Lab

Mitochondrial physiology by using optogenetics to control bioenergetics
Chen Braun
Chen Braun, M.S.

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Lopes Lab

Isoform specific PKC regulation of cardiac potassium channel IKs: Implications for Long QT Syndrome
Qiang Chen
Qiang Chen, M.S.

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Berk Lab

Si Chen
Si Chen, M.S.

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Yan Lab

Focuses on the role of cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase 10A (PDE10A) in regulating cardiac hypertrophy and dysfunction.
Louben Dorval
Louben Dorval, M.S.

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Bidlack Lab

Isaac Fisher
Isaac Fisher, M.S.

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First Year

Esraa Furati
Esraa Furati, M.S.

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First Year

Emma Grygotis
Emma Grygotis, M.S.

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Hocking Lab

Jarreau Harrison
Jarreau Harrison

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Gail Johnson Lab

The BAG3-HspB8 mediated degradation of tau in neurons
Jing Liu
Jing Liu, M.S.

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Dean Lab

To study the effect of beta 1 subunit of the Na,K- ATPase in regulating tight junction and barrier function in acute lung injury in vivo.
Tyler McCullock
Tyler McCullock, M.S.

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Kammermeier Lab

Molecular and cellular regulation of metabotropic glutamate receptor dimerization
Alexander Milliken
Alexander Milliken

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Brookes Lab

Nicholas  Nobiletti
Nicholas  Nobiletti, M.S.

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Glading Lab

Harsha Swamy
Harsha Swamy, M.S.

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Glading Lab

Endothelial cell behavior in the context of the blood-brain barrier, particularly with regard to small GTPase signaling and cell-cell junctions.
Manisha Taya
Manisha Taya, M.S.

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Hammes Lab

Lara Terry
Lara Terry, M.S.

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Yule Lab

Kevin Tylock
Kevin Tylock, M.S.

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Dirksen Lab

Biophysical mechanisms of cardiac conduction defects in myotonic dystrophy type 1.
Amanda Wahl
Amanda Wahl

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Vascular Biology Lab

Cellular Mechanisms Mediating the Cardiovascular Effects of Alcohol Consumption
Xiaowen (Cindy) Wang
Xiaowen (Cindy) Wang, M.S.

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Noble Lab

c-Cbl function as a critical point of intervention in tamoxifen-resistant luminal breast cancer
Chongyang Zhang
Chongyang Zhang, M.S.

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Yan Lab

Focuses on the role of cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase 1C in smooth muscle cell remodeling in human vessel diseases.