Medical College of Wisconsin Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy Graduate Students

Graduate Students

Steven Blinka

Blinka, Steven

Stem cell transcriptional regulation, epigenetics, hematopoiesis

Christopher Reid

Reid, Christopher

Adeno-associated viral packaging, targeting and gene regulation for ocular applications

Theresa Bluemn

Bluemn, Theresa

Normal and malignant hematopoiesis

Mike Reimer

Reimer, Mike

Stem cell transcriptional regulation

Zachary Brandt

Brandt, Zachary

Hippo signaling pathway in sensory neuron development and maintenance

Ashley Reynolds

Reynolds, Ashley

Mechanotransduction, pain transduction and sensation

Eric Clark

Clark, Eric

Genetic basis of neurodegenerative diseases

Benjamin Sajdak

Sajdak, Benjamin

Visual Neuroscience, study of the structures of the retina using adaptive optics

Sarah DeBehnke

DeBehnke, Sarah

Functional and mechanistic analyses of a MAC spectrum associated gene mab21l2 using a zebrafish model

Michael Flinn

Flinn, Michael

Upstream regulatory elements of the Hippo signaling pathway

Daniel Schill

Schill, Daniel

Role of the pioneer transcription factor FoxA in liver development

Karen Giles

Giles, Karen

Thrombosis, Hemostasis and Vascular Biology

Emily Seminary

Seminary, Emily

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis using induced pluripotent stem cells

Emily Gronseth

Gronseth, Emily

Determining the mechanisms of medulloblastoma metastasis, concentrating on microenvironment interactions

Michelle Storage

Storage, Michelle

Coagulation and placental abnormalities

Kathryn Hendee

Hendee, Kathryn

Involvement of PITX transcription factor family in human ocular disease

Cayla Thompson

Thompson, Cayla

Role of gata transcription factors in intestinal development

Ryan Hillmer

Hillmer, Ryan

Molecular mechanisms governing retinal neurogenesis

Amanda Urick

Urick, Amanda

Utilizing induced pluripotent stem cells to elucidate the developing liver and to model patient specific liver diseases

Alison Huckenpahler

Huckenpahler, Alison

Ocular disease modeling and Imaging

Melissa Wilk

Wilk, Melissa

Retinal development and the relationship between retinal structure, visual acuity and cortical magnification

Raman Kutty

Kutty, Raman

Angiogenesis and vascular development, small molecule screening and drug discovery

Erica Woertz

Woertz, Erica

Retinal and cortical structure and function in human albinism

Tylor Lewis

Lewis, Tylor

Development and maintenance of the photoreceptor outer segment

Moua Yang

Yang, Moua

Role of scavenger receptor CD36 in vascular pathobiology

Francie Moehring

Moehring, Francie

Mechanisms of mechanotransduction and the sensation of pain

Jonathon Young

Young, Jonathon

Pediatric ocular disease

Joshua Nord

Nord, Joshua

Transcriptional Regulation of Liver Development