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Kelsey Meacham

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Kelsey Meacham

M2 Student

Locations

  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information

Biography

Education

BS, Biological Sciences, University of Alaska-Anchorage, 2016

Research Interests

Metabolism, Stem cell biology

Research Experience

University of Alaska-Anchorage, 2014-2016
Advisor: Jason Burkhead, PhD
Project: Altered zinc ion levels and transporter expression indicate that high liver copper disrupts zinc metabolism in the Atp7b -/- mouse model of Wilson Disease.

University of Alaska-Anchorage, 2015-2016
Advisor: Jason Burkhead, PhD
Project: The prevalence and role of copper deficiency in clinical liver disease

Meeting Abstracts

Altered zinc ion levels and transporter expression indicate that high liver copper disrupts zinc metabolism in the Atp7b -/- mouse model of Wilson Disease. Kelsey Meacham and Jason Burkhead American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Annual Meeting, April 2016 San Diego, CA

General Interests

Cooking, baking, dancing (ballet and tap), and home-brewing