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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Andrew Samuelson
Andrew V. Samuelson, Ph.D.
KMRB 2-9631
Phone: (585) 273-2409
Email Andrew
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

Graduate Students

Adam Cornwell
Adam Cornwell
Phone: (585) 273-3947
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