Genomic analysis of rare mutations leading to neurodegeneration in Colombia.

Affiliated Researchers

Principal Investigator
Exploration of fundamental biological processes, particularly those related to the brain and its evolution.
Project Scientist

Ancestral origins and phenotype-genotype correlation of tauopathies in admixed populations.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Neurodegeneration, RNA biology, lncRNA, tau protein, LLPS.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Exploring the regulatory cascades for neurodevelopment and stem cell differentiation and functionality of retrotransposons.

Graduate Student Researcher

Studying the functional genomics of Alzheimer’s Disease, using single cell transcriptomics and next-generation and long-read sequencing.<


J. Nicholas Cochran (HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology), Mahdi Golkaram (UCSB), Sarah Spendlove (UCLA), Jae Hoon Sul (UCLA), Francisco Lopera (University of Antioquia, Colombia)