I am interested in preventing age-related diseases. During my Ph.D. I co-invented the first rapid but transient method of extending telomeres in human cells. Our approach uses modified mRNA encoding TERT. I am continuing this work as a post-doc.
Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, NEURS-PHD (2014)
Bachelor of Science, University of Waterloo, Biochemistry (2001)
Helen Blau, Postdoctoral Research Mentor