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Auinash Kalsotra

Assistant Professor, Biochemistry

Auinash Kalsotra, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and a faculty member at the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He received a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA, and did postdoctoral work at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA. The focus of his laboratory is to understand how RNA-based regulatory mechanisms contribute to normal tissue development and function, why misregulation of such mechanisms results in disease and whether these mechanisms can be leveraged to prevent or reverse specific human disorders, including cancer.

(217) 300-7654
kalsotra@illinois.edu

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