Cynthia Shu

Cynthia Shu

Home Area: Cell and Developmental Biology
Mentor: Rachelle Crosbie-Watson
Research project:

Cynthia is using genetic and pharmacological approaches to target Sarcospan in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Development of a high-throughput screen to identify small molecule enhancers of sarcospan for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Cynthia Shu, Ariana N. Kaxon-Rupp, Judd R. Collado, Robert Damoiseaux, and Rachelle H. Crosbie. Skeletal Muscle (2019) 9:32 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13395-019-0218-x