School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Students

Omar M Ahsan
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M.S. Student
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(313) 577-0419
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Education:B.Sc. University of Karachi, Pakistan M.Sc. University of Karachi, PakistanJoined the department: August 2013Research Interest: Role of epigenetic modifications on phenotypic resistance of Candida albicans to fluconazole. ...
Priyanka Annam
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Ph.D. Student
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(313) 577-5028
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EducationBSc Biotechnology- St.Francis college for women - Hyderabad -IndiaMS Molecular Biotechnology - University of Sydney, Australia Joined the department: Fall 2012 Research interestThe role of SM22 in ER stress and...
Dulmini Barupala
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Graduate Research Assistant
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(313) 577-0186
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EducationB. Sc. In Molecular Biology and BiochemistryUniversity of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Joined the department: August 2011 Research InterestsMy goal is to characterize the cysteine desulfurase complex (Nfs1-Isd11) in...
Tamaria Dewdney
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Ph.D. Student
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Russell DíSouza
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Ph.D. Student
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My lab has been interested in the study of the mitochondrial F1 subunits. In specific we are interested in the assembly of the alpha and beta subunits which are aided...
Xiaoqing Guan
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Ph.D. Student
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(313) 577-1293
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EducationM.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Wayne State University.Research interestCXCR5 PDZ-mediated interactions in leukemia/lymphomaAdvisorChunying Li, Ph.D. ...
Fatme Hachem
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Ph.D. Student
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(313) 577- 1502
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EducationB.S in Biochemistry , University of Michigan-DearbornResearch InterestThe role of FAM129B/MINERVA, a novel adherens junction-associated protein in suppressing apoptosis and promoting metastasis in breast cancerAdvsisor Dr. David Evans ...
Claire Higginbottom
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M.S. Student
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(313) 577-0419
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Education2012 Michigan Technological University  - B.A. Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyMinor in Microbiology Joined department Fall 2012. Research InterestIn vitro analysis of bacterial interactions contributing to recurrence of and recovery from...
Joshua Holcomb
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Ph.D. Student
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Yuning Hou
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Grad. Research Assistant
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(313) 577-1293
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EducationM.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Wayne State UniversityResearch interestThe role of endothelial progenitor cells (EPC) in myocardial infarction ...
Yuanyuan Jiang
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Ph.D. Student
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(313) 577- 1294
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EducationB.S. In Biotechnology Northwestern University of ChinaJoined the department: Fall 2009Research InterestsStructural and functional analysis of histone methyltransferases.5AdvisorZhe Yang Ph.D. ...
Bradley Keusch
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Lab supervisor and M.S. Student
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(313) 577-0296
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EducationB.S. Zoology - Michigan State 2008Joined department: Sept 2013 Research interest: Studying the molecular basis of drug resistance in HIV and HCV utilizing in vitro and in silico methods....
Benjamin Kuiper
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Ph.D. Student
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EducationB.S. in BiochemistryCalvin College 2013...
Andrew Kulek
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M.S. Student
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EducationWayne State University, B.S. Chemistry with Concentration in BiochemistryAdvisorDr. Jianjun Wang as advisorResearch InterestsExploring the role of pluripotency cellular reprogramming in the treatment of acute heart failure and cancer....
April Kusowski
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Graduate Research Assistant
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(313) 577-0186
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EducationMajor: Biochemistry; B.A.; 2010Central Michigan UniversityJoined the department: 2010Research InterestsThe focus of my research is to characterize the structural and functional properties of the yeast mitochondrial ferredoxin, Yah1, in the...
Gargi Mahapatra
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Ph.D. Student
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EducationPhD Student, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyWayne State University School of Medicine.Research InterestCell Biology, Molecular Biology, Bioenergetics, Signaling pathways.AdvisorDr. Maik Huttemann...
Chelsea Myers
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M.S. Student
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EducationBachelors of Science in Biology, University of MichiganJoined the department: Fall 2013Research InterestOral Microbes ...
Andrea Rodrigues
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Ph.D. Student
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(313) 577-0186
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Education M. Sc. in Biochemistry, KMC Manipal, India Joined the Department: Fall 2009 Research Interests Metalloprotein chemistry...
Kyla Ross
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M.S. Student
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Nicholas Spellmon
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Masters Student
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EducationB.S. in Biochemistry - Oakland UniversityJoined the department: Fall 2012Research InterestApplying molecular and structural biology in the assembly of iron-sulfur clusters; in particular, understanding the biophysical interaction of cysteine desulfurase...
Daniel Stafford
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M.S. Student
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(313) 577-0419
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EducationB.S. in Cellular and Molecular Biology - University of Michigan-Ann ArborJoined the department: Fall of 2013Research interestClade typing of the fungus, Candida albicans, and its relationship to resistance of...
Shuo Wang
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Graduate Research Assistant
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(313) 577-1293
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EducationB.S. in Chemistry -  University of Science and Technology of China, ChinaResearch interest Protein- protein interaction in pancreatic cancer ...