Ethan Lorsung

Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Ethan Lorsung

Contact Info

Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Medical School, Duluth Campus


MS, Integrated Biosciences, University of Minnesota, In Progress

BA, Physiology, University of Minnesota, 2017

Summary

Growing evidence indicates the involvement of the circadian clock in the development and neural dysfunction of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). I am interested in clock-related studies to improve our understanding of ASD pathogenesis and inspire chronotherapy strategies to mitigate or prevent pathology.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Research

Publications

I. Publications
  • Xiong, Y. Z., Lorsung, E. A., Mansfield, J. S., Bigelow, C., & Legge, G. E. (2018). Fonts designed for macular degeneration: Impact on reading. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 59(10), 4182-4189.