Shivani PatelResearch Assistant/Associate
Shivani received a B.A. in Molecular Biology Biochemistry in spring of 2019 from Rutgers University in New Jersey. During her undergraduate studies, she was in a molecular biology lab focusing on epigenetic inheritance and RNA induced chromatin modifications. She worked with C. elegans to study what triggers epigenetic changes and how these changes are transmitted through generational boundaries. Shivani joined the Immunology group in Barouch lab in September 2019, and her responsibilities consist of working on pre-clinical vaccine studies and equipment monitoring under the GCLP guidelines.