Current Lab Members

Medical Student Researchers:

(OMSII indicates 2nd year in medical school)

Daniel Tanis (OMSII) – Project: Computational simulations of morphology-physiology relationships of gap junctions at the mesoscale.

Maddie Messmer (OMSII) – Project: VR neuroantomy learning and experimentation environment development.

Jerry Jose (OMSII) – Project: VR neuroantomy learning and experimentation environment development.

Nicholas Frangella (OMSII) – Project: VR neuroantomy learning and experimentation environment development.

Chloe Bodden (OMSII) – Project: Survey of CBD usage in combat athletes.

Viraj Modi (OMSII) – Project: Survey of CBD usage in combat athletes.

Michael Gleeson (OMSII) – Project: Astrocyte-Oligodendrocyte Gap junction formation and endocytosis.

Yamini Nori (NYIT Undergrad) – Project: Astrocyte-Oligodendrocyte Gap junction formation and endocytosis.

Himani Jani (NYIT Undergrad) – Project: Astrocyte-Oligodendrocyte Gap junction formation and endocytosis.

 

Previous Lab Members:

Andrea Watters (OMSII) – Project: Role of glia and gap junctions in brain function.

Edward Yu (OMSII) – Project: Role of glia and gap junctions in brain function.

Teena Alex (OMSII) – Project: Research and tool development for XR (VR/AR/MR) immersive virtual osteopathic medical training.

Christian Yacuk (OMSII) – Project: Research and tool development for XR (VR/AR/MR) immersive virtual osteopathic medical training.

Olivia Albert – Project: Cell and molecular mechanisms underlying the formation and degradation of heterotypic gap junction channels required for myelination.