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Albert Sherman Center

The Program in Bioinformatics and Integrative Biology occupies 7,000 square-feet on the 4th and 5th floors of the Albert Sherman Center (ASC). The ASC cutting edge design integrates research and teaching in an exciting collaborative environment.

Albert Sherman Center

Dorothy Schafer lab shows gene therapy protection of eyesight in models of multiple sclerosis

Dorothy Schafer lab shows gene therapy protection of eyesight in models of multiple sclerosis

New research by Dorothy Schafer, PhD, reveals the molecular process in which synaptic connections in the brain are damaged in multiple sclerosis and how it contributes to neurodegenerative symptoms. The paper also shows how gene therapy may be used to preserve neural circuits.

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Principal Investigators
Manuel Garber, Ph.D.
Elinor Karlsson, Ph.D.
Zhiping Weng, Ph.D.

Research Faculty

Alper Kucukural, Ph.D.

Senior Software Engineer
Jason Brooks

Postdoctoral Fellows
Elisa Donnard, Ph.D.
Jennifer Gaines
Kathryn Lord, Ph.D.
Eugenio Mattei, Ph.D.
Sweta Vangaveti, Ph.D.
Xiao-Ou Zhang, Ph.D.

Bioinformaticians
Alan Derr
Jill Moore, Ph.D.
Nishigandha Phalke
Onur Yukselen

Lab Technicians
Brittney Logan
Rachel Murphy

Graduate Students
Greg Andrews
Tyler Borrman
Yuming Cao
Gaurav Chauhan
Hao Chen
Kaili Fan
Mingshi Gao
Kyle (Jake) Gellatly
Jack Huey
Mercedeh Javanbakht Movassagh
Xue (Shirley) Li
Kathleen Morrill
Henry Pratt
Thomas Reimonn
Arjan van der Velde
Pranitha Vangala

Visiting Scholars
Jessica Hekman
Qin Wang