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Kymberly Gustus


Kymberly Gustus

Cohort: 2014-2015

Faculty Mentor: Dr. Lee Anna Cunningham & Dr. Michael Wilson

Department: Neurosciences

Home Institution: Humboldt State University

Research Interests: Neurological diseases, mostly neurodegenerative diseases, epilepsy, genetics and how they play a role in diseases.

Scholar Description

I was born and raised in Southern California, and I attended Humboldt State University in Northern California where I got my Bachelor's degree in Biology. I spent two years working on regenerative research and now I am working in the lab of Dr. Lee Anna Cunningham and Dr. Michael Wilson looking at neurogenesis in mice using retroviruses for gene transfer into progenitor cells of the hippocampus.

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