Members

Engin Özkan

Principal Investigator

Klingenstein-Simons Fellow in the Neurosciences,
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow

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Yeonhee Jenny Park

Lab Technician and Manager

Crystallography and Biophysics of fruit fly proteins in synapse specification.

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Shouqiang Cheng

Post-doctoral Scholar

Cell surface Protein Interactomes regulating synapse formation.

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Jing Wang

Post-doctoral Scholar

Crystallography of trans-synaptic protein complexes.

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Joseph Pak

Graduate Student (Committee on Neurobiology)

Dendrite morphogenesis in C. elegans

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Justyna Kurleto

Graduate Student

Biophysical rules and evolution of immunoglobulin superfamily proteins involved in neuronal identity and connectivity

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William Mallen

Undergraduate Student

Signaling pathways involved in synapse formation and maturation

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Zainab Aziz

Undergraduate Student

Structural Biology of secreted proteins in synapse formation and axon guidance

 

Past members

Agnieszka Olechwier

Graduate Student

Crystallography and Biophysics of fly and worm protein complexes controlling axon guidance

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Patryk Poliński

Graduate Student

Structural Biology of secreted synaptogenic factors

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Nathan Canniff

Undergraduate Student

Cell surface Interactomes and Synapse Specification

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Brad Lee

Undergraduate Student

Extracellular Matrix proteins involved in controlling synapse formation

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Marta Borowska

Rotation Student (BMB)

 

Michael Clark

Rotation Student (MSTP, BMB)

 

Christina Roman

Rotation Student (BMB)

 

Matt Reyer

Rotation Student (Biophysical Sciences)

 

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