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Lab Members

Francesca Cole, Ph.D. 
Principal Investigator
B.A., Biological Sciences, Hunter College of the City University of New York
Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University





Maciej Zelazowski, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
M.S. in Plant Biotechnology, University of Lodz, Poland
Ph.D. in Molecular Medicine, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
Research interests: Crossover and noncrossover pathways in mouse meiosis




Lakshmi Paniker
Senior Research Assistant
B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Zoology, University of Kerala, India
M.S. in Biology, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Ph.D. in Aquatic Biology and Fisheries, University of Kerala, India
Research interests: Double-strand break repair and homologous recombination hot spot characterization



Maria L. Sandoval    
Research Assistant II/Lab Manager
B.S. in Cellular and Molecular Biology, St. Edward's University, Austin, TX
Research interests: Homologous recombination mechanisms, hybrid sterility, mouse spermatocyte development

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