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Schuele Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Brigitt Schuele
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Birgitt Schuele
Funding Deadline: 
March 31, 2021 - 12:59 pm

Research topics: The Schuele lab works on gene discovery and novel stem cell technologies to generate stem cell models from patients with Parkinson’s disease and related disorders to understand the underlying causes of neurodegeneration and to develop biomarkers and new therapies for neurodegenerative diseases.

Techniques: We use human induced pluripotent stem cell models and transgenic rodent models to study disease mechanisms.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Location: On-campus research projects only

Required skills: Previous wet lab experience - Basic experience in molecular biology techniques

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

How to apply: Contact Dr. Schuele (

Project information: Numerous