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Mohamed Khalil

Mohamed Khalil

Mohamed Khalil

G2 Student

Faculty Advisor

  • Subramaniam Malarkannan, PhD, and Scott Terhune, PhD, Microbiology & Immunology


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information


BS, Molecular and Cellular Biology with a minor in Chemistry, Illinois State University, 2016

Research Interests

Define the transcriptomic impairments and signaling defects of NK cells

Research Experience

Medical College of Wisconsin, 2020-present
Advisors: Subramaniam Malarkannan, PhD and Scott Terhune, PhD
Project: Single-cell transcriptome of anti-viral NK cells

Illinois State University, 2014-2015
Advisor: Andres Vidal-Gadea, PhD
Project: Identify molecular machinery responsible for C. elegans ability to detect and orient to magnetic fields.

Illinois State University, 2015-2016
Advisor: Andres Vidal-Gadea, PhD
Project: Demonstrated that the nematode C. elegans is a viable system to study both the molecular and neuronal aspects of Angelman Syndrome.

General Interests

Traveling, running, snowboarding, scuba diving, philosophy and reading