Rebecca Fleeman is the Editor-in-Chief of LTS and a PhD candidate in the Biomedical Sciences Program. She works in the lab of Dr. Elizabeth Proctor and studies the effects of genetic and lifestyle risk factors on the immunometabolic response of neurons in Alzheimer’s disease.
Stephanie Baringer is an associate editor and a 2nd year PhD student in the Biomedical Sciences Program. She works in the lab of Dr. James Connor studying the regulation of iron transport at the blood-brain barrier and the potential dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease.
Stephen Matthews is an associate editor and a PhD candidate in the Biomedical Sciences program. He works in Dr. Greg Yochum’s lab on better understanding the role of Wnt signaling in colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease.
Mariam Melkumyan is an associate editor and a 2nd year student working on her dual title PhD in Neuroscience and Clinical & Translational Science. She is working in Dr. Silberman’s lab where she studies the effect of acute and chronic alcohol use and stress on neuroinflammation through microglia and astrocyte activation in the Central Amygdala.
Thank you to past contributors to the LTS blog!
Zhexi (Jersey) Lu
Raquel Buj, PhD
Sadie Dierschke, PhD
Daniel Haas, PhD
Jillian Carmichael, PhD
Amanda White, PhD
Ross Keller, PhD
Caitlin Millett, PhD
Jordan Gaines Lewis, PhD and founder of the LTS blog