MSTP in PhD Training
Program: Computational and Systems Biology
Current advisor: Joseph C. Corbo, MD, PhD
Undergraduate university: Rhodes College, 2020
Enrollment year: 2021
Studying disordered protein regions and their role in photoreceptor gene regulation
Many protein regions do not adopt a fixed secondary structure and thus are labelled “intrinsically disordered”. I study the role of these intrinsically disordered protein regions in gene regulation using the retina as a model system.