People

Principal Investigator

Carlo Condello, PhD

[email protected]
 
UCSF profile

Education
Ph.D. Neuroscience, Northwestern University (2011)

Postdoctoral fellows
 

Erika Castillo, PhD

[email protected]

UCSF profile

Education
B.S. Genetics and Biotechnology, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Peru (2008) 
Ph.D. Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan (2018) 

Research interests
Molecular mechanisms of microglial activation and neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease 

Hyunjun Yang, PhD

Hyunjun.Yang@ucsf.edu

UCSF profile

Education
B.S. Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison (2012)
Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, University of California, Irvine (2019)

Research interests
design, synthesis, and study of chemical tools that enable identification of toxic prion conformations

Graduate Student

Ian Steele

[email protected]
 

Education
B.S. Pharmacology, University of California, Santa Barbara (2017)

Research interests
Using in vivo/in vitro models and patient samples to study the cellular processes and molecular mechanisms driving selective vulnerability in neurodegeneration

 

Research Assistants

Brianna Rivera

[email protected]
 

Education
B.S Biochemistry, San Francisco State University (2018)

Research interests
Glial cells

 

Miranda Sullivan

[email protected]


Education
B.S. Cell & Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara (2019)

Research interests
cancer, immunology, genetics

 

Marie Shi

[email protected]


Education
B.A. Cognitive Science and Molecular Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley​ (2021)

Research interests
Neurobiological basis of brain disorders

Alumni

Name

Title

Current Placement and Title

Christoffer Caro

Research Assistant

University of California, Los Angeles, Graduate student

Weizhou Yue

Annalise Bond

Isabella Buchter

Madhy Garcia

Noah Johnson

Peng "Paul" Yuan

Research Assistant

Research Assitant

Visiting Scholar

Research Assistant

Post-doc

Staff Scientist

University of Rhode Island, Graduate student

University of California, Santa Barbara, Graduate student

Whitman College, Undergraduate student

University of California, Irvine, Graduate student

University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Instructor

Fudan University (Shanghai), Assistant Professor