Emily is a Research Assistant in the Özpolat lab investigating the regeneration of germ cells in sea urchins and segmented worms. She is currently working on cell ablations using a two-photon laser to observe molecular changes throughout the embryo upon ablation. Emily received her B.A. in Biology from the University of Minnesota in 2016.
Emeline (Emma) is a research assistant at the Özpolat Lab, working on establishing electroporation technique for gene delivery in annelids. Emma received her B.S. in Marine Biology from Roger Williams University in 2014 and her M.S. in Marine Biology from Northeastern University in 2017.
ALUMNI and PAST VISITORS
Beatrice Steinert - McDonnell Fellow summer 2018 - Currently Graduate Student at Harvard History of Science and Extavour Lab
Christina Zakas, Ph.D. - Whitman Fellow summer 2019