Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Opal Laboratory

Lab Members

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Principal Investigator

 
Puneet Opal

Puneet Opal, MD, PhD
p-opal( at )northwestern.edu
Professor in Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department and Cell and Molecular Biology
312-503-4699
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Research Assistant Professor

 
ChandrakanthEdamakanti (Chandu)

Chandrakanth Edamakanti (Chandu), PhD
chandu( at )northwestern.edu
PhD: University of Würzburg, Germany

Research interests: pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders, polyglutamine disorders, Spinocerebellar Ataxia, expanded protein aggregation

Postdoctoral Fellows

 
JimmyGeorge

Jimmy George, PhD
jimmy.george( at )northwestern.edu
PhD: University of Coimbra, Portugal

Research interests: Understanding the role of senescence in neurodegeneration

DeepakKumar

Deepak Kumar, PhD
deepak.kumar1( at )northwestern.edu
PhD: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

 
VishwaMohan

Vishwa Mohan, PhD
mohanv( at )northwestern.edu
PhD: Sanjay Gandhipostgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Jean-MichelPaumier

Jean-Michel Paumier, PhD
jean-michel.paumier( at )northwestern.edu
PhD: Aix Marseille University, France

Lab Manager

 
JamesZewe

James Zewe
james.zewe( at )northwestern.edu

Research Staff

 
Morgan Pooler

Morgan Pooler
morgan.pooler( at )northwestern.edu
BS (Biological Sciences): University of Wisconsin-Madison

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