Lab Members

Sarah Tursi, PhD.
PhD. Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple Univeristy
B.S. Washington College
Project: Elucidating the innate immune responses to curli/DNA complexes and developing novel anti-amyloid strategies to inhibit biofilm formation
Contact: sarah.tursi@temple.edu

Lauren Nicastro
Graduate Student
B.S. Widener University
Project: Understanding the role of NLRP3 in recognition of curli/DNA complexes
Contact: tug03848@temple.edu

Amanda Miller
Graduate Student
B.S. La Salle University
Project: Investigating the expression of amyloid curli in vivo
Contact: tug25971@temple.edu

Jamie Rosenstein
Laboratory Technician
B.A. University of Pennsylvania
Contact: tuh34947@temple.edu

Long Le
Associate Scientist
B.S. Temple University
Research Project: Determining the shift of the gut microbial population upon induction of intestinal inflammation
Contact: longle@temple.edu

Fred Rosario
Lab Technician
Contact:

Former Lab Members
Nicole Mederios, MS
Gertrude Oppong, PhD
R. Paul Wilson, PhD
Glenn Rapsinski, MD PhD
Tiffany Newman, PhD
Jessalyn Nishimori, MD
Steven Biesecker, MS
Amulya Boyana, PharmD, MS