Nyssa Samanas

Cell Signaling & Cell/Environment Interactions

Developmental Biology, Stem Cells & Aging

Entry Quarter: Autumn 2013

Research Summary

I study Mfn2 – one of the proteins that regulates mitochondrial fusion in mammalian cells. Using cellular and biochemical techniques, I aim to discover how Mfn2 carries out its diverse functions.

Lab Information

Advisor: Suzanne Hoppins