Faculty Profile: Plikus, Maksim

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Faculty Information Lab Information (Packet Type, Course Title, & Department) Location
Plikus, Maksim
Lab Contact:
Maksim Plikus
(949) 824-1260
Department: Developmental & Cell Biology
845 Health Science Road, Sue & Bill Gross Hall, #1205

Research Description

Plikus lab is investigating the regenerative potential of skin and the role of adult stem cells in wound healing. His laboratory is working to learn how activities of adult stem cells are regulated and how they can be directed to undergo embryonic-like regeneration events

Requirements to Participate

Attendance of lab meetings, Completion of assigned lab safety training COURSE COMPLETION: Bio 194S

Time Commitment per Week


Faculty Means of Evaluation

Quality of work and data collection, proper use of lab equipment, following appropriate lab and safety protocols, initiative and enthusiasm