Entering Class: 2016
University of Minnesota
Biomedical Engineering major
MSTP Student Governance:
- Student Advisory Committee 2019-2020
Thesis Advisors: Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D, and Bryce Binstadt, M.D., Ph.D.
Work prior to the UMN MSTP:
Shen N, Riedl JA, Carvajal Berrio DA, Davis Z, Monaghan MG, Layland SL, Hinderer S, Schenke-Layland K. A flow bioreactor system compatible with real-time two-photon fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy. Biomed Mater. 2018 Feb 2;13(2):024101.
Shen N, Knopf A, Westendorf C, Kraushaar U, Riedl J, Bauer H, Pöschel S, Layland SL, Holeiter M, Knolle S, et al. Steps toward Maturation of Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes by Defined Physical Signals. Stem Cell Reports. 2017 Jul 11;9(1):122-135. PMCID: PMC5511039
Bachour SP, Hevesi M, Bachour O, Sweis BM, Mahmoudi J, Brekke JA, Divani AA. Comparisons between Garcia, Modo, and Longa rodent stroke scales: Optimizing resource allocation in rat models of focal middle cerebral artery occlusion. J Neurol Sci. 2016 May 15;364:136-40.
Sweis BM, Bachour SP, Brekke JA, Gewirtz JC, Sadeghi-Bazargani H, Hevesi M, Divani AA. A modified beam-walking apparatus for assessment of anxiety in a rodent model of blast traumatic brain injury. Behav Brain Res. 2016 Jan 1;296:149-56.