Mariko Foecke and Sonia Scaria

April 23, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Mariko Foecke (student)
"Avoiding stress keeps you looking young: sympathetic nerve hyperactivation depletes melanocyte stem cells"
Zhang, B., Ma, S., Rachmin, I. et al. Hyperactivation of sympathetic nerves drives depletion of melanocyte stem cells. Nature 577, 676–681 (2020).
Coaches: Faranak Fattahi and Saul Villeda

Sonia Scaria (student)
"Leu-sening the need for Leucine"
Leucine Signals to mTORC1 via Its Metabolite Acetyl-Coenzyme A. Son SM et al. Cell Metabolism, 29: 192-201 (2019).
Coaches: Isha Jain and Aaron Tward
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