Faculty Profile: Hughes, Christopher
|Faculty Information||Lab Information (Packet Type, Course Title, & Department)||Location|
Department: Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
|Bio. Sci III|
We study how blood vessels are formed and how they function. We are particularly interested in their role in tumor growth. Our lab uses various in vitro models including various body- and organ-on-a-chip platforms that we are developing.
Time Commitment per Week
3 - 4 hours per unit. 1 year Commitment.
Faculty Means of Evaluation
Attendance: 20Pts (working assigned hours, being on time). Lab Work: 40Pts (quality, accuracy, integrated.synthesis of information and safety). Communication: 20Pts (Written/Oral reports, questions and discussion with mentor). Lab citizenship: 20Pts (organization, clean up and follow through).