User:Eva Klinman

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==Contact Info==
==Contact Info==
[[Image:Photo 54.jpg|thumb|right|Eva Klinman's puppy]]
[[Image:Photo 54.jpg|thumb|right|Eva Klinman's puppy]]
*Eva Klinman
*Eva Klinman
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*MIT, sophomore
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*MIT, Senior
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*Room 360, Next House
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*Room 370, Next House
*Home Address: Potomac MD  
*Home Address: Potomac MD  
*[[Special:Emailuser/Eva Klinman|Email me through OpenWetWare]]
*[[Special:Emailuser/Eva Klinman|Email me through OpenWetWare]]
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===Related Classes===
===Related Classes===
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Previously:
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[[Classes]]
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* Chemistry
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** 5.07
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** 5.12
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** 5.310
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* Computer Science
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** 6.00
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* Biology
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** 7.03
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** 7.06
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* Neuroscience
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** 9.00
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** 9.01
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** 9.65
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* Biological Engineering
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** 20.109
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** 20.310
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===Lab Work===
===Lab Work===
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For three years, I worked at NIH, in the NICHD. I took part in the research being conducted in the lab of Dr. Brant Weinstein, working with vascular morphogenesis in embryonic zebrafish.
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For three years, I worked at NIH, in the NICHD. I took part in the research being conducted in the lab of Dr. [http://uvo.nichd.nih.gov/ Brant Weinstein], working with vascular morphogenesis in embryonic zebrafish.
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From Jan 2008-Jan 2009, I worked with Dr. Andreas Herrlich in the Lodish lab at the Whitehead. We performed a large-scale high-throughput screen to test the effects a set of shRNAs designed to knock-down most human kinases and phophatases has on ectodomain cleavage. Specifically, we used osmotic stress as a cleavage stimulus to the EGF ligand TGF-alpha. We worked in human Jurkat cells, and mouse Baf3 cell lines.
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From Jan 2008-Jan 2009, I worked with Dr. Andreas Herrlich in the [http://web.wi.mit.edu/lodish/pub/research/r_overview.html Lodish lab] at the Whitehead. We performed a large-scale high-throughput screen to test the effects a set of shRNAs designed to knock-down most human kinases and phophatases has on ectodomain cleavage. Specifically, we used osmotic stress as a cleavage stimulus to the EGF ligand TGF-alpha. We worked in human Jurkat cells, and mouse Baf3 cell lines.
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Previous 20.109 labwork [http://openwetware.org/wiki/Herpes_Simplex_Virus_%28HSV_I%29_as_Cancer_Targeting_Agent]
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[http://openwetware.org/wiki/Herpes_Simplex_Virus_%28HSV_I%29_as_Cancer_Targeting_Agent Previous 20.109 labwork]
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Currently, I work in the lab of Dr. Ed Boyden. I am involved in the Epilepsy research group, an attempt to cause and then silence seizure activity in mice using optically controlled neurons. Over the summer, I am also working with the molecular biology group, to clone multiple new mutants of rhodopsins into usable backbones, which will then be used to generate virus capable of infecting neurons and introducing light-sensitive ion channels.
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Currently, I work in the lab of Dr. [http://edboyden.org/ Ed Boyden]. I am involved in the Epilepsy research group, an attempt to cause and then silence seizure activity in mice using optically controlled neurons. Over the summer, I am also working with the molecular biology group, to clone multiple new mutants of rhodopsins into usable backbones, which will then be used to generate virus capable of infecting neurons and introducing light-sensitive ion channels.
==Personal Info==
==Personal Info==
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===Outside Activities===
===Outside Activities===
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* Dance Troupe [http://dancetroupe.mit.edu/ Dance Troupe]
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* [http://dancetroupe.mit.edu/ Dance Troupe]
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* Next Act [http://mit.edu/nextact/index.htm]
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* [http://mit.edu/nextact/index.htm Next Act]
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* UROP
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* MURJ (MIT Undergraduate Research Journal) [http://web.mit.edu/murj/www/index16.html]
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* [http://web.mit.edu/murj/www/index16.html MURJ (MIT Undergraduate Research Journal)]
==Useful links==
==Useful links==
*[[OpenWetWare:Welcome|Introductory tutorial]]
*[[OpenWetWare:Welcome|Introductory tutorial]]
*[[Help|OpenWetWare help pages]]
*[[Help|OpenWetWare help pages]]

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Contact Info

Eva Klinman's puppy
Eva Klinman's puppy

Education

  • 2006, Winston Churchill High School
  • 2010, MIT: Biological Engineering, focus in Neuroscience

Research interests

  1. Neurons
  2. Alzheimer's disease
  3. microRNA

Classes and Research

Course/Minor

Minor: course 9, Neuroscience

Year of Graduation

2010

Email

eklinman AT mit DOT edu

Related Classes

Classes

Lab Work

For three years, I worked at NIH, in the NICHD. I took part in the research being conducted in the lab of Dr. Brant Weinstein, working with vascular morphogenesis in embryonic zebrafish.

From Jan 2008-Jan 2009, I worked with Dr. Andreas Herrlich in the Lodish lab at the Whitehead. We performed a large-scale high-throughput screen to test the effects a set of shRNAs designed to knock-down most human kinases and phophatases has on ectodomain cleavage. Specifically, we used osmotic stress as a cleavage stimulus to the EGF ligand TGF-alpha. We worked in human Jurkat cells, and mouse Baf3 cell lines.

Previous 20.109 labwork

Currently, I work in the lab of Dr. Ed Boyden. I am involved in the Epilepsy research group, an attempt to cause and then silence seizure activity in mice using optically controlled neurons. Over the summer, I am also working with the molecular biology group, to clone multiple new mutants of rhodopsins into usable backbones, which will then be used to generate virus capable of infecting neurons and introducing light-sensitive ion channels.

Personal Info

Meet: Me

I am familiar with lab environments and tissue culture set-up and usage.

I am a very active person, and tend to dance often, and sing or hum without realizing it. If it causes others around me to get annoyed, please make me aware of what I'm doing and ask me to stop!

Outside Activities

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