Lagarias Lab - People

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John Clark Lagarias

Professor of Biochemistry
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
31 Briggs Hall
College of Biological Sciences
University of California
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: (530)-752-1865
FAX: (530)-752-3085
E-Mail: jclagarias @

John Clark Lagarias' Professional Dossier (PDF)




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Nathan C. Rockwell

Project Scientist
Project: Structure and function of the phytochrome superfamily
Education: B.S. in Biology, California Institute of Technology; Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Stanford University
Hometown: Southern California
E-Mail: ncrockwell @




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Wei Hu

Project Scientist
Project: Molecular genetics of phytochrome signaling
Education: B.S. in Environmental Biology, Nanjing University, China; M.S. in Molecular Ecotoxicology, Nanjing University, China; Ph.D. in Plant Biology, Pennsylvania State University
Hometown: Fogang, Guangdong Province, China
E-Mail: weihu @




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Deqiang Duanmu

Postdoctoral Researcher
Project: Bilin signaling in green algae
Education: B.S. in Physiology & Engineering, Peking University, China: M.S. in Cell Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Iowa State University
Hometown: Jinig, Shandong Province, P.R. China
E-Mail: dduanmu @




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Alex Gulevich

Graduate Researcher
Project: Cyanobacteriochrome-Based Optogenetic Probe Development
Education: B.S. in Biochemistry, University of California, Davis
Graduate Program: Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular Developmental Biology
E-Mail: aggulevich @




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Matt Blain-Hartung

Graduate Researcher
Project: Optogenetic Probe Development
Education: B.A. in Biology, Colorado College
Hometown: Golden, CO
Graduate Program: Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental
E-Mail: mmblainhartung @




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Iniyan Ganesan

Project: Everything
Education: B.S. Genomics & Molecular Genetics; B.S. Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Michigan State
Hometown: Grand Ledge MI
E-Mail: iganesan @




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Shelley Martin

Lab Manager
Project: Everything
Education: B.S. in Biochemistry, San Francisco State
Hometown: Newport Beach, CA
E-Mail: ssmartin @




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Crystal Liu

Position Lab Assistant
Major: Biochemistry
E-Mail: crliu @