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Yang Sun Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Yang Sun
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Yang Sun
Contact Email: 
Dr. Sun (
Funding Deadline: 
July 1, 2022 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: Finding new treatments for blinding diseases (glaucoma, retinal degeneration)

Techniques: We use mouse models, cell cultures in vitro systems, CRISPR screen, patient-based iPSCs, to model and to identify mechanisms of disease, and possible druggable targets 

Website: Sun Lab

Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Location: On-campus research projects only

Required skills: Previous wet lab experience - curious mind, responsible, willing to learn

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. Sun (