Faculty Profile: Berns, Michael

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Berns, Michael
Lab Contact:
Michael Berns
mwberns@uci.edu
(949) 824-6291
A CELL BIOLOGY/LASER
Department: SOM - Surgery
1002 Health Sciences Road

Research Description

The Cellular Biophotonics Laboratory of Professor Michael W. Berns is looking for an enthusiastic junior for a bio-199 position to join the cancer-aging telomere project. The goal of this project is to understand the effects of laser damage and study the different signaling pathways on telomeres. In addition, there are opportunities for students to work on laser manipulation of neurons, and other aspects of laser manipulation of cells.

Requirements to Participate

Lab experience/course is a plus and must be interested in pursuing a career in the Health Sciences. Please send your CV to Professor Michael W. Berns.

Time Commitment per Week

12 hrs/week