Cell Division and the Cytoskeleton

March of Dimes Award Supports Richard McKenney’s Research into Prenatal Brain Development

March 15, 2018
For more than a decade, Assistant Professor Richard McKenney, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, has dedicated his research to the microscopic world of movement and transportation within cells. Now, a two-year, $150,000 research award from the March of Dimes will support his research to better understand how molecular dysfunction influences prenatal brain development.

Chengji Zhou

  • Professor
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine
Research Interests: Wnt signaling and epigenetic mechanisms of birth defects and regeneration
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