student

Hannah Lewis (she/her)

halewis@uw.edu

Fred Hutch

Human Biology

Gene Expression, Cell Cycle & Chromosome Biology

Microbiology, Infection & Immunity

Entry Quarter: Autumn 2017

Research Summary

I am interested in using nuclear-replicating viruses as tools to interrogate the function of host chromatin factors. I am currently characterizing the role of histone variants in herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) infection using biochemical techniques, molecular genetics and fluorescence microscopy.

Lab Information

Advisor: Daphne Avgousti