Chris Lopez '13


Major: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Spanish
Hometown: Imperial, CA

My fellowship experience:
During my fellowship I was also able to get insight as to what graduate school is like and what life is like as a researcher. I really like research and although sometimes you have to put in a lot of hours, the idea of obtaining results that could have an impact on the scientific community is exciting and well worth the effort.

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Chris Lopez '13

Fellowship Overview

Dimensions Fellow in Research

University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Aims of the Fellowship
To better understand the interaction of PKA (Protein Kinase A) with AKAP1 (A Kinase Anchoring Protein 1) and how this regulates mitochondrial shape and function.

Faculty Sponsor
Jeff Cardon, Chemistry