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Principal Investigator

Hugh XiaHugh Houhui Xia, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Investigating the role of environmental toxins such as arsenic on the protein phosphatase-1, a regulator of synaptic plasticity and cognition.

Postdoctoral Scholars

Makaiya PapasergiMakaiya Papasergi, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Technicians and Staff

Hailong HouHailong Hou
Staff Scientist

Miranda KleinMiranda Klein
Laboratory Technician

Yu (Julie) ZhangYu (Julie) Zhang
Staff Scientist

Graduate Students

Karl FoleyKarl Foley
Graduate Student

PP1 regulation in synaptic plasticity

Chongli TianChongli Tian
Visiting Graduate Student from Dr. Guoqiang Bi's lab of University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Tianyue FuTianyue Fu
Undergraduate Student