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Associate Professor of Neurobiology, of Bioengineering and, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology

Michael Lin

Associate Professor of Neurobiology, of Bioengineering and, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology
Our lab applies biochemical and engineering principles to the development of protein-based tools for imaging and control of biochemical processes. Topics of investigation include fluorescent proteins structure and biophysics, fluorescent protein-based biosensors, neuronal activity sensors, spatiotemporal analysis of protein translation pathways, chemical control of protein translation, and light-responsive proteins.

Education

BA, Harvard University, Biochemical Sciences (1994)
PhD, Harvard Medical School, Biological & Biomedical Sciences, Lab of Michael E. Greenberg (2002)
MD, UCLA, Medicine (2004)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, UCSD, Lab of Roger Y. Tsien (2009)

Contact

(650) 721-1681
Mail Code
5090