Antony Castiello, a 2012 graduate from the Master's Program in Neuroscience is cloning ion channel genes to study the effect of pharmacological inhibitors isolated from spiders and scorpions. Antony is very interested in understanding molecular and physiological changes in individuals with Autism.
Maria Saldarriaga is interested in understanding the effects of congenital prenatal development problems. Maria just joined the program in Fall of 2014 and she plans on to conduct her research in cerebral palsy.
For more information about the CDN or to find out how to donate to the program, visit: www.csi.cuny.edu/cdn/support.php.
Source : CSI Today , 23rd Sep 2014