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Pfeffer Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Suzanne Pfeffer, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Suzanne Pfeffer
Contact Email: 
pfeffer@stanford.edu
Funding Deadline: 
December 31, 2021 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We are studying the molecular basis of inherited Parkinson's disease due to mutations in LRRK2 kinase.

Techniques: We use cultured cells, mouse brain sections and cultured astrocytes; genome-wide screens, light microscopy and biochemical approaches

Website: https://biochemistry.stanford.edu/suzanne-pfeffer

Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Location: Flexible, with possibilities for remote or on-campus research projects

Required skills: None, Motivation and curiosity

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

How to apply: Contact Dr. Pfeffer (pfeffer@stanford.edu)