Bayardo I. Garay

UMN MSTP student Bayardo Garay


Entering class: 2017

Univeristy of California, Berkeley
Molecular and Cell Biology major
B.A., 2015

Honors and Awards:

  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Predoctoral MD/PhD Fellows, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 2020-2024

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee, 2019-2021 (co-chair 2019-2020, chair 2020-2021)

Thesis Advisor: Rita Perlingeiro, Ph.D.

Thesis Research:

Understanding the transcriptional networks and physiologic adaptations governing the clincial manifestations of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Publications (pubmed)

Work prior to the UMN MSTP:

Broestl L, Worden K, Moreno AJ, Davis EJ, Wang D, Garay B, Singh T, Verret L, Palop JJ, Dubal DB. Ovarian Cycle Stages Modulate Alzheimer-Related Cognitive and Brain Network Alterations in Female Mice. eNeuro. 2018 Dec 14;5(6). pii: ENEURO.0132-17.2018. PMCID: PMC6325547

Leon J, Moreno AJ, Garay BI, Chalkley RJ, Burlingame AL, Wang D, Dubal DB. Peripheral Elevation of a Klotho Fragment Enhances Brain Function and Resilience in Young, Aging, and α-Synuclein Transgenic Mice.​ ​ Cell Rep. 2017 Aug 8;20(6):1360-1371.​ ​PMID: 28793260

Zhu JY, Heidersbach A, Kathiriya IS, Garay BI, Ivey KN, Srivastava D, Han Z, King IN. The E3 ubiquitin ligase Nedd4/Nedd4L is directly regulated by microRNA 1. Development. 2017 Mar 1;144(5):866-875. PMCID:​ ​PMC5374346

Prather AA, Epel ES, Arenander J, Broestl L, Garay BI, Wang D, Dubal DB. Longevity factor klotho and chronic psychological stress. Transl Psychiatry. 2015 Jun 16;5:e585. PMCID: PMC4490291


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