People

 

Lab Members

Pavak K Shah, PhD
Assistant Professor
Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
Institute for Quantitative and Computational Biosciences
Brain Research Institute
Molecular Biology Institute

pavak (at) ucla.edu
TLSB 5000C

Christopher Avalos
Lab Assistant

TLSB 5045

Rohit Ghosh

Rohit Ghosh
Undergraduate researcher
CaSB & CS

Sofia Foondos
Lab Assistant
Gunalan Natesan
Lab Assistant
Formerly: M.S. in Bioinformatics
 Vinita Saxena
Undergraduate Researcher
MCDB
Daniel Meza
Undergraduate Researcher
MCDB
Shiqin Tan
Undergraduate Researcher
CaSB

Farhan Muhammad
Undergraduate Researcher
Biophysics

Sam Flores
Undergraduate Researcher
Psychobiology
Karina Patel
Undergraduate Researcher
Biology
Gahee Kim
Undergraduate Researcher
Psychology
Julianna Filice
Undergraduate Researcher
Biology

Lab Alumni

Yesica Mercado-Ayon, CDB Rotation Student
Currently:  Samantha Butler Lab, UCLA

Emily Peluso, IMMP Rotation Student
Currently: Tom Vallim Lab, UCLA

Jessenya Mil, CDB Rotation Student
Currently: Aparna Badhuri Lab, UCLA

Claudia Nguyen, NSIDP Rotation Student
Currently: Aparna Badhuri Lab, UCLA

Damia Gonzalez Akimori, CDB Rotation Student
Currently: Elissa Hallem Lab, UCLA

Leopoldo Bello-Luna, Lab Manager
Currently: Medical College of Wisconsin

Dimitri Speron, MCDB Undergraduate
Currently: Feinburg School of Medicine- Northwestern University

Noelle Wheeler, CASB Undergradute
Currently: Computational Biology at Weill Cornell Medicine

Bernice Thambiraja, MCDB Undergraduate

From Connection to Function: the Laboratory of Embryonic Circuitry