School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

2010 Graduates

Damian Kotsis, Ph.D. (thesis defended 2009)
Thesis Title: Regulation of De Novo Pyrimidine Biosynthesis by CAD and CTP Synthetase
Advisor: David Evans
Current Position: Patent Attorney, Harness Dickey Intellectual Property Law Firm, Troy, Michigan.

Sandhya Muralidharan, Ph.D.
Thesis title: Investigating the metal binding sites in ZntA, a Zinc transporting ATPase
Advisor: Dr. Bharati Mitra
Current position: Post-Doctoral Research Associate, University of NY at Stony Brook

Jeremy D. Cook, Ph.D.
Thesis Title: Frataxin, the Mitochondrial Iron Chaperone for FE-S Cluster Bioassembly
Advisor: Dr. Tim Stemmler
Current Position: Post-Doc, Dept. of Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Jianbo Yang, Ph.D.
Thesis Title: Characterization of ArsD: an arsenic chaperone for the ArsAB As(iii)-translocation
Advisor: Dr. Barry Rosen
Current Position: Postdoc, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland