John D. Thompson
jthompson44 / ucmerced, edu
The scientific community has only scratched the surface regarding the gene regulatory networks involved in embryonic gastrulation. My research utilizes novel single-cell technologies to bioinformatically study the pathways and mechanisms that direct cell behavior in the embryonic endoderm, dorsal forerunner cells, and Kupffer’s vesicle.
- Ph.D. in Cell Biology, Poss Lab, Duke University
- M.S. in Biology, Chan and Wrischnik Labs, University of the Pacific
- B.S. in Biochemistry, University of the Pacific
- A.S. in Math & Sciences, San Joaquin Delta College