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The Development of Astrocytes in Zebrafish and its Impact on Vanishing White Matter

Semester: Fall 2022


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Using Zebrafish as an animal model to set up a transgenetic line to study Vanishing White Matter disease, a common Leukodystrophy, that impacts the formation and maintenance of the myelin sheath. The goal was to study astrocyte development in relation to this disease and how they were impaired in their development.

Presenter Name: Sarv Raafati

Presentation Type: Poster
Presentation Format: Virtual
Presentation #6
College: Medicine
Research Mentor: Josh Bonkowsky
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