Education and Training
- Macalester College, B.A. 2001
- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ph.D. 2007
The importance of primary cilia in human health is underscored by the link between ciliary dysfunction and a group of primarily recessive genetic disorders with overlapping clinical features, now known as ciliopathies.
The Hedgehog (Hh) signal transduction pathway is essential for the development and patterning of numerous organ systems, and has important roles in a variety of human cancers.