Kathryn did her undergraduate work at Swarthmore College, conducting research at UPenn with Dr. Edward Lee. After graduation she worked in Dr. Robert Baloh’s lab at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, before coming to Stanford to start the Medical Scientist Training Program (MD-PhD). Welcome, Kathryn!
Husniye recently received her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University, where she studied zebrafish neurodevelopment in Bruce Riley’s lab. Husniye was awarded a Stanford ChEM-H Postdocs at the Interface seed grant to help support her postdoctoral training. Congrats and welcome, Husniye!
Rahul recently graduated from Rutgers with a BA in Cell Biology and Neuroscience, and has extensive research experience in neurobiology and the cytoskeleton. Welcome, Rahul!
Manasi graduated from Williams College with a B.A. in Biology, then worked for two years as a research assistant in Saul Villeda’s lab at UCSF prior to starting her PhD in the Stanford Neuroscience Graduate Program. Welcome, Manasi!
Our paper “DeActs: genetically encoded tools for perturbing the actin cytoskeleton in single cells” appears online today in Nature Methods. Check it out here: http://www.nature.com/nmeth/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nmeth.4257.html