The lab is in the process of growing and is actively recruiting talented undergraduate students, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. If you are interested in studying the processes of fertilization and reproduction, please contact us!
Lourds Michelle Fernando Benedict Quagraine
Graduate Student Graduate Student firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Undergraduate Students –
Sofiat Atoba – Senior, HU Class of 2019
Sofiat’s project is still be determined.
India Bradley – Senior, HU Class of 2019
India is further investigating the role and function of wee-1.3.
Kyrionna Golliday – Senior, HU Class of 2019
Kyrionna is investigating the importance of the transmembrane domain of
WEE-1.3 for the functionality of this important meiotic inhibitory kinase.
Lakai Legg – Senior, HU Class of 2019
Lakai is involved in a project to utilized CRISPR/Cas-9 endogenous
genome editing to tag the various isoforms of ETR-1.
Jeandele Elliot – Sophomore, HU Class of 2021, Biomedical Engineering Major
Jeandele is on Team Proteasome with Michelle.
Donjayla Jenkins – Sophomore, HU Class of 2021, Biology Major
Donjayla is on Team Proteasome with Michelle.
Marvin Pierre – Sophomore, HU Class 2021, Biology Major
Marvin is on Team Proteasome with Michelle.
Alums of the lab –
Ruby Boateng, Ph.D. – Ruby received her Ph.D. in July 2018 and is currently a post-doctoral fellow at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine.
Sara Vaughan – HU Class of 2017, currently: University of Toronto medical school
Apurva Chopade – BS/MD candidate in Howard University Medical School
Sam Ejigu – HU Class of 2017
Kristina Ramirez- HU Class of 2017, currently: UMD Dental School