Blog Team

Blog Editor in Chief

Maiko Kitaoka

Maiko is a PhD candidate in Molecular and Cell Biology, studying mechanisms of chromosome segregation using closely related frog species.

Blog Editors

Anneliese Gest

Anneliese is a third year graduate student in the chemistry department, and is part of the Chemical Biology Graduate Program. Her research focuses on using fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy (FLIM) along with voltage-sensitive dyes to study the role of voltage in a variety of cell types, as well as to study dye photophysics.

David Faulkner

David Faulkner is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Abergel Lab at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. He is investigating mechanisms of toxicity that result from iatrogenic gadolinium exposures. David also enjoys writing, running, science communication, and playing D&D.

Molly LaPoint

Molly is the BSR blog copy editor and a student in the Neuroscience PhD Program.

Blog Design Team