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Katya McDonagh

PhD student k.mcdonagh2@nuigalway.ie

Researcher in

Research Project Area: 

Generating neurons from induced pluripotent stem cells to investigate disease progression in vitro and create models for drug screening. The project will focus on neurodenegerative diseases, including Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Positions Held: 

PhD student

Selected Publications: 

Gibson SAJ, Gao G, McDonagh K and Shen S (2012) "Progress on stem cell research towards the treatment of Parkinson's disease" Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 3:11

Research Funding: 

NUI Fellowship