LAB PERSONNEL

A. Javier Lopez
Lab Director

James Burnette
Lecturer
Computational evolutionary analysis of recursive splicing.

Panagiotis Papasaikas
Graduate Student
Recursive splicing in mammals. Computational prediction of recursive splice sites and regulation.

Michael Chen
Graduate Student
Regulation of recursive splicing.

Steve Reilly
Undergraduate Student
Biological function of non-exonic recursive splice sites.

Benjamin Williams
Undergraduate Student
Splicing regulation.

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FORMER GRADUATE STUDENTS

Supriya Kumar, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Chicago

James Burnette, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Carnegie Mellon University
Computational evolutionary analysis of recursive splicing.

Allyson Hatton, Ph.D.
Patent Law

Minako Pazdera, Ph.D.
Consulting

Renee McKay, Ph.D.
Scientist: Reata Discovery, Dallas, TX
Molecular biology of cancer

Howard Bomze, Ph.D.
Scientist: Cogent Neuroscience, Durham, NC
Neuroscience

Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Ph.D.
Research Faculty: Dept. of Biological Chemistry/Center for Mitochondrial Medicine and Molecular Biology UC Irvine
Human mitochondrial diseases; genomics

Thomas Oligino, Ph.D.
Scientist: Roche Pharmaceuticals, San Jose, CA
Gene therapy

Grant Mastick, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Dpts. of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Nevada at Reno
Developmental neurobiology

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RECENT UNDERGRADUATES

Jamie Conklin
Stanford University Graduate Program in Genetics

Aaron Goldman
Stanford University Graduate Program in Genetics

Yevgenia Khodor
Brandeis University Graduate Program in Molecular Biology

Krista Pfaendler
University of Pittsburgh Medical School