Current Lab Members
(Grad student, 2017-present): studying the functional diversity of lipid droplets in metabolism.
(Grad student, 2021-present): using Drosophila to study lipid storage and homeostasis.
(Grad student, 2022-present): using yeast to study inter-organelle lipid transport.
Rupali Ugrankar, Ph.D.
(Sr Research Assoc, 2016-present): using Drosophila to study the organization of lipid metabolism.
Holly Merta, Ph.D.
(Post-Doc, 2021-present): Holly is interested in how the ER network organizes different metabolic pathways.
(Lab technician, 2021-present): works with Drosophila to study lipid metabolism.
Blessy Paul, Ph.D.
(Post-doc, 2019-present): studying mechanisms of lipid quality control in cells.
(Grad student, 2023-present): studying the biophysical phases of lipids.
(Lab technician, 2020-present): using mammalian cells to study the organization of metabolism.