Research Assistants

Tiffany Lam

Alumni
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Tiffany graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and a minor in business. As a research assistant, she is primarily responsible for handling the mice colonies and performing genotypic analysis.

Greatest science accomplishment: Standing at 5'0, she has provided concrete scientific evidence that not "everything is bigger in Texas." 

Paulina Keskinidis

Phone
617-432-7202
Alumni
Alumni
Alumni
Alumni Position
Research Assistant
Alumni Workplace
Department of Cell Biology
Harvard Medical School
Artavanis-Tsakonas Lab
Alumni Period
2015 - 2018

As a Research Assistant, I help with experimental procedures, mouse colony maintenance, genotyping, and metabolic assays. I work with Dr. Elma Zaganjor to assist with her projects and to examine the role of SIRT4 in fat metabolism.

Anita Reddy

Alumni
Alumni
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Alumni Position
Graduate Student
Alumni Workplace
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Harvard Medical School
Alumni Period
2015 - 2017

Anita is responsible for assisting the postdoctoral fellows with their projects, and she more specifically focuses on the possible role of mitochondrial sirtuins in the adaptive immune response and the role of SIRT4 in the development and progression of tumors. She maintains Noga and Sejal’s mouse colonies, and her other responsibilities include genotyping mice and performing lab supply- and chemical inventory. In addition, she assists with events coordination and protocol updates for the lab’s mouse protocol and COMS registration.

Albert Park

Alumni
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Alumni
Alumni Position
Medical Student
Alumni Workplace
Harvard Medical School
Alumni Period
2017-2018

My projects focus on SIRT4 characterization to facilitate future projects, namely, identifying novel targets of SIRT4.  I am currently an undergraduate research assistant under the mentorship of Dr. Sejal Vyas.

 

 

Annie Lee

Alumni
Alumni
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Alumni Position
PhD Student - Dr. Franck Polleux Lab
Alumni Workplace
Columbia University
Alumni Period
2011 - 2013

Annie is a research technician for Seungmin Jeong and Noga Ron-Harel, two postdocs in Marcia’s lab. She also helps out with the general lab maintenance such as making buffers, ordering supplies, and providing orientation for new students to the lab.
Her hobbies are playing the flute and snowboarding.

Hong Lu

Alumni
Alumni
Alumni
Alumni Period
2010 - 2012

Hong investigates the phenotypes of different mouse models generated in the lab, and she is the primary contact person for ARCM (The Center for Animal Resources and Comparative Medicine) - related matters. Hong also oversees the chemical hazardous waste accumulation area, prepares buffers, and serves as the secondary evacuation monitor.