Ryan Samuel and Zhiling Zhao

Date: 
Friday, November 16, 2018
Time: 
12:00-1:00 PM
Place: 
N-217

Ryan Samuel (DSCB 2nd year student)
"How An ALS Patient 'Chipped In' To Research: Microphysiological 3D model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) from human iPS-derived muscle cells and optogenetic motor neurons."
Osaki, T., Uzel, S. G. M., and Kamm, R. D.Microphysiological 3D model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) from human iPS-derived muscle cells and optogenetic motor neurons. Sci Adv 4:eaat5847. (2018).
Coaches: Daniel Lim and Georgia Panagiotakos

Zhiling Zhao (DSCB 2nd year student)
"Moving forward? Choose rear-wheel drive, like chemotaxis!"
Shellard, A., Szabó, A., Trepat, X. &andMayor, R. Supracellular contraction at the rear of neural crest cell groups drives collective chemotaxis. Science 362, 339–343. (2018).
Coaches: Takashi Mikawa and Orion Weiner