Kishore Wary

    Email Address: kkwary@uic.edu
    College: Medicine Department: Pharmacology
    Title: Assistant Professor
    Office: 312-413-9582
    Webpage: http://uic.edu/depts/mcph/falc_wary.htm
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    As ischemic episodes can precipitate in myocardial infarction (MI) and peripheral arterial disease (PAD), we are investigating the biology of stem cells in order to rejuvenate ischemic tissues by re-establishing blood flow.
    For our experiments, we use cell biology, genetic approaches, small molecules, cultured cells and mice tissues.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 8

    Qualifications of a Student:
    College student (minimum 3.4 GPA), background in Cell and Molecular Biology, preferably with 1-2 years of laboratory experience - but not required. High motivation and high energy level will be considered.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Assist graduate students and postdocts in their laboratory experiments, attend seminars and work in progress meetings. Assist principal investigator in experiments including genotyping, tissue sectioning, staining, PCR, RT-PCR, microscopy, record keeping, discussion of results and preparation of general biochemical solutions.

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