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Llorente Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

irene llorente
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Irene Lorenzo Llorente
Contact Email: 
Irene Llorente (
Funding Deadline: 
December 15, 2023 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: Our lab focuses primarily on the development of stem cell-based therapies to treat stroke, vascular dementia and spinal cord injury.

Techniques: We use human stem cell-derived models, genetic engineering, tissue culture, and in vivo animal work to investigate these questions.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year

Location: On-campus research projects only

Required skills: None

This lab is particularly interested in mentoring: Undergrads from backgrounds that are underrepresented in STEM, Undergrads without previous exposure to laboratory research, Undergrads from local community colleges.

How to apply: Email faculty, Irene Llorente (