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Cell and Molecular Biology Ph.D. Program

 

Current Students

Mary Berger

BS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Sunter Lab
Role of TCP Transcription Factors in Geminivirus Coat Protein Transcription

Marley Caballero

BS Biological Sciences
University of Houston-Clear Lake

Wormley Lab
Induction of Protective Immunity against Cryptococcosis Caused by Disparate Cryptococcus Species

Althea Campuzano

BS Biology-Microbiology and Immunology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Wormley Lab
Identification of Pattern Recognition Receptor/Ligand Interactions Necessary for the Induction of Protection against Cryptococcus neoformans Infection

Natalia Castro-Lopez

MS Biology
Universidad de los Andes

Wormley Lab
Defining the Role of Eicosanoids for the Induction of Protective Immunity against Cryptococcus sp.

Carol Chase

BS Biological Sciences
Brigham Young University

Forsthuber Lab
Identification of Biomarkers of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Relapse and Progression Using a High-Throughput Proteomics Approach

Yue (Rachel) Chen

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Seshu Lab

Ching Hsun (Eric) Cheng

MS Biotechnology
National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

1st year student

Mylea Echazarreta

BS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

1st year student

Jennifer Guerrero

MS Environmental Science
University of Texas at San Antonio

Sunter Lab
An In vivo Analysis of the Geminiviridae AL2/AL3 Gene Promoter

Zachary Jordan

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Maroof Lab

Jonathon Keck

BS Biology
University of the Incarnate Word

Arulanandam Lab
Regulation Trafficking of Host Defense against Chlamydia by Small Non-Coding RNAs

Jake Lehle

BS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

1st year student

Yu-Huey Lin

MS Biological Sciences
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona

McCarrey Lab

Maria Lockwood

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Sunter Lab
Inactivation of SnRK1 by Geminivirus AC2/C2 Proteins Plays an Important Role in Regulation of Plant Innate Immune Responses

Megan Mahlke

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

McCarrey Lab
Evaluating the Baboon as a Model System for Translational Stem Cell Research

Holly May

BA Psychology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Arulanandam Lab
The Role of Oxidative Stress in Acinetobacter baumannii Translocation

Jacquelyn Messenger

MS Health Sciences-Immunohematology
George Washington University

1st year student

Daniel Montelongo Jauregui

BS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Lopez-Ribot Lab
Modeling Dual Species Candida albicans / Streptococcus gordonii Oral Biofilms and their Associated Resistance to Antibiotic Treatment

Robert Moritz

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

LeBaron Lab
Mechanisms of BIGH3-Mediated Apoptosis in Renal Cells

Brian Moy

MS Biology
Univerisity of North Carolina-Wilmington

1st year student

Saisha Nalawade

MS Biotechnology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Forsthuber Lab
Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) Inhibition as Novel Treatment for Autoimmune Myocarditis and Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Austin Negron

BS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Forsthuber Lab

Christopher Rhodes

MS Biotechnology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Lin Lab
Histone Modification H3K27me3 in the Context of Adult Neurogenesis

Lorena Roa de la Cruz

MS Advanced Genetics
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Hermann Lab

Rachel Robinson

BS Biology
Texas Lutheran University

Forsthuber Lab
Mechanisms by which IFN-ƴ Prevents the Accumulation of Myelin Debris Associated with Progressive Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Jesus Romo

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Lopez-Ribot Lab
In vivo and In vitro Characterization of Novel Small Molecule Inhibitors of Filamentation and Biofilm Formation by Candida albicans
2017-18 CMB Student Rep

Borna Sarker

MS Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University

Cardona Lab

Jacqueline Shay

MS Molecular Biology
National Chung Cheng University-Taiwan

McCarrey Lab
Predetermination of Enhanced Genetic Integrity in Foundational Spermatogonial Stem Cells

Anukriti Singh

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

1st year student

Sandeep Vellanki

MS Biotechnology
University of Texas at San Antonio

Soo Chan Lee Lab

Gina Wall

BS Biology
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Lopez-Ribot Lab
Repurposing Auranofin and Ebselen to Increase the Antifungal Arsenal

Jacqueline Williams

MS Biology
University of Texas at San Antonio

1st year student