Faculty Profile: Andersen, Bogi

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Andersen, Bogi
Lab Contact:
Shuman Liu
shumanl@uci.edu
(949) 824-9372
A ENDOCRINOLOGY/CANCE
Department: SOM - Department of Medicine
Sprague Hall 250

Research Description

The overall objective of our research is to gain understanding into how organ development is controlled and how it relates to epithelial diseases. Specifically, we are interested in how transcription factors -- these are proteins that bind to genes and regulate their expression -- control organ formation and function. REQUIREMENTS TO PARTICIPATE: Background in biology and interest in gene expression.

Requirements to Participate

Background in biology and interest in gene expression

Time Commitment per Week

12-16 hrs.wk

Faculty Means of Evaluation

Quality of work and data collection, proper use of lab equipment, following appropriate lab and university-mandated safety protocols, initiative and overall enthusiasm for research.