Maxine Nelson and Kevin Wilkins

May 17, 2018
12:00 PM

Maxine Nelson (Student)
"Dopamine-dependent toxic cascade and Parkinson's Disease"
Burbulla, L.F. et al. Dopamine oxidation mediates mitochondrial and lysosomal dysfunction in Parkinson's disease. Science 357(6357), 1255-1261. (2017).
Coaches: Martin Kampmann and Anita Sil

Kevin Wilkins (Student)
"Lost in Translation: how an untranslated 5’ extended mRNA isoform regulates kinetochore inactivation"
Chia, M. et al. Transcription of a 5’ extended mRNA isoform directs dynamic chromatin changes and interference of a downstream promoter. eLife. 2017;6:e27420.
Coaches: Stephen Floor and Alex Pollen

Mission Bay videoconference: MH-1405