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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Andrew Samuelson
Andrew V. Samuelson, Ph.D.
KMRB 2-9631
Phone: (585) 273-2409
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Research Interest: Understanding the genetic, cell biological and molecular basis for age-driven proteostatic deterioration

Postdoctoral Scholars

Maria Lazaro Pena
Maria Lazaro Pena, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Yun Zhang
Yun Zhang, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Staff

Valerie Hale
Valerie Hale
Laboratory Technician IV

Graduate Students

Adam Cornwell
Research Interest: Leveraging genetic tools in model systems alongside computational tools to explore mechanisms of aging, toward understanding how we might promote healthier aging in humans.
Zachary Ward
Research Interest:

The role of SUMOylation of HSF1 in the coordination of the heat shock response

Research Assistants

Aiden Kendra
Aiden Kendra
Undergraduate Student
Yu-Chi Lee
Yu-Chi Lee