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Principal Investigator

Christoph PröschelChristoph Pröschel, Ph.D.
KMRB 2-9629
Phone: (585) 273-5368

Defining roles of glial progenitor cells and astrocytes as critical modulators in responses to chemical exposure, injury, or stress; discovering how exogenous factors contribute to neurodegenerative diseases; and developing new approaches to treat traumatic injury and neurodegenerative diseases.

Technicians and Staff

Michelle LacagninaMichelle Lacagnina
Technical Associate

Graduate Students

Heather NatolaHeather Natola, Ph.D.
Graduate Student

Studying how astrocytes can be used as a therapy for Parkinson's Disease.