Lisa Pinatti

Graduate Student

Biography

I graduated from the University of Massachusetts in 2016 with a BS in Biology. I started in at the University of Michigan in 2016 and was awarded the Bernard Maas Fellowship. I am completing my PhD under the mentorship of Dr. Thomas Carey.
 

Research Interests

My research focuses on the role of HPV in the carcinogenesis of head and neck cancer. I am specifically interested in the process of viral integration into the host genome and its effects on cellular gene expression.
 

Techniques

Molecular biology, cell culture, CRISPR, next generation sequencing
 

Awards

Bernard Maas Fellowship
 

Publications

Cancer Bio Mentor