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Wheeler Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Matthew Wheeler, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Matthew Wheeler
Contact Email: 
Contact Brooke Gazzoli (
Funding Deadline: 
June 30, 2022 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We seek to uncover the genetics and mechanisms of rare and undiagnosed diseases.

Techniques: We use genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, iPSC and mouse models of disease. We collaborate through the Undiagnosed Diseases Network, MoTrPAC, GREGoR Consortium to accelerate and disseminate our science.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

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

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