Lynnea Waters

Lynnea Waters

Home Area: Immunity, Microbes, and Molecular Pathogenesis
Mentor: Michael Teitell
Research project:

Lynnea is currently studying B cell activation and the germinal center reaction.


Functional identification and evolutionary conservation of the yme1L1 mitochondrial integrity gene promoter. Wisidagama, D.R., Waters, L., Sims, R., Morford, T., Malone, C.S. Gene Reports. 2016 June 9; (4);272-279.

LKB1 regulates germinal center formation and termination. Waters LR, Walsh NC, Teitell MA. Cell Cycle. 2015;14(14):2183-4. doi: 10.1080/15384101.2015.1056610. Epub 2015 Jun 1.

LKB1 inhibition of NF-κB in B cells prevents T follicular helper cell differentiation and germinal center formation. Walsh NC, Waters LR, Fowler JA, Lin M, Cunningham CR, Brooks DG, Rehg JE, Morse HC 3rd, Teitell MA. EMBO Rep. 2015 Jun;16(6):753-68. doi: 10.15252/embr.201439505. Epub 2015 Apr 26.