Christina Van

Christina Van

Home Area: Immunity, Microbes, and Molecular Pathogenesis
Mentor: James Waschek
Research project:

Christina is studying the role of neuroprotective peptides during inflammation in multiple sclerosis.


PACAP modulations of CNS and peripheral inflamamation, in Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase Activating Polypeptide-PACAP. Ago, Y. Condro, M., Rajbhandari, A., Van, C., Bhavaani, J., May, V., Washcek, J. Current Topics in Neurotoxicity Book Series.ISBN: 9783319351339

High-resolution characterization of a PACAP-EGFP transgenic mouse model for mapping PACAP-expressing neurons. Condro MC, Matynia A, Foster NN, Ago Y, Rajbhandari AK, Van C, Jayaram B, Parikh S, Diep AL, Nguyen E, May V, Dong HW, Waschek JA. J Comp Neurol. 2016 Dec 15;524(18):3827-3848. doi: 10.1002/cne.24035. Epub 2016 Jun 3.

Novel components of the Toxoplasma inner membrane complex revealed by BioID. Chen AL, Kim EW, Toh JY, Vashisht AA, Rashoff AQ, Van C, Huang AS, Moon AS, Bell HN, Bentolila LA, Wohlschlegel JA, Bradley PJ. MBio. 2015 Feb 17;6(1):e02357-14. doi: 10.1128/mBio.02357-14.