School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Student Profiles

Herson Astacio Cuevas
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Advisor: Dr. Maria Bykhovskaia Title of Research Project: Probability of spontaneous transmitter release at individual active zones Short Description of Research: This research focus in understanding the probability of...
Joshua Brady
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Shengjie Cui
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Title of Research Project: Improving AAV transduction efficiency in retinal bipolar cells for optogenetic vision restorationAdvisor: Zhuo-Hua PanRecombinant adeno-associated virus (rAAV) vectors are the most promising vehicles for therapeutic gene...
Tushar Ganjawala
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Project Title: Evaluation and optimization of channelrhodopsins for restoring vision in photoreceptor degenerative diseases.Advisor: Dr. Zhuo-Hua PanIn many inherited and acquired retinal degenerative diseases, such as retinitis pigmentosa (RP) and...
Andrew Jerome
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Patrick Lee
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Raymond Quiles-Vargas
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Title of Research Project: Regulation of Synaptic Vesicle Docking and Vesicle Fusion Roles by Presynaptic Proteins Synapsin II and Rab3a Advisor: Dr. Maria BykhovskaiaWithin my Ph.D. project, I plan to...
Pushpa Rao
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Haoshen Shi
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Title of research project: Th1 versus Th2 dominant type immune differentiate inflammatory response during diabetic retinopathy, and vasoactive intestinal peptide’s therapeutic effect against diabetic retinopathy under domination of Th1 and...
Carol Torres Ferreris
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Janelle Walker
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Advisor: Dr. Harry GoshgarianDissertation Title: An Analysis of Plasticity in the Rat Respiratory System Following Acute and Chronic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury Using Nanotechnology to Induce or Enhance Recovery of...
Bing Xu
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Title of Research Project: The innate immunity of the cornea against microbial infectionAdvisor: Fu-shin Yu Previous research in our...