Institute of Bioengineering Research

Smita Paranjape

Molecular Biosciences
Postdoctoral Research Associate at UNC-Chapel Hill
Molecular Biosciences Ph.D.
Graduate Research Assistant
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Dr. Paranjape was a Graduate Research Assistant in Dr. Chris Gamblin's research lab where they strive to understand the role of tau in Alzheimer's and other neuro degenerative disorders. Her projects included establishing Aspergillus nidulans as an in vivo model for studying tau protein aggregation and screening compounds for potential drug therapy against tauopathies.

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