Orly Wapinski, PhD

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Position:
Postdoctoral Fellow

Phone:
212.263.7693

Fax:
212.263.9170

Email:
Orly.Wapinksi@nyumc.org

Education and Training: 

2016-present: Postdoctoral Fellow, Gordon Fishell Lab, NYU School of Medicine, USA

2009-2015: Ph.D. in Cancer Biology, Howard Chang Lab, Stanford University, CA

2005-2009: B.S. in Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Current or Past Study:
I am interested in  the mechanisms of fate determination that control the establishment and diversification of cortical interneurons. I am using a combination of genomic assays to elucidate the genetic and epigenetic trajectories of cortical interneurons from progenitors to mature cell types.