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Eleni Gourgou

Eleni Gourgou

Assistant Research Scientist, Mechanical Engineering

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2658 GGB
2350 Hayward, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone: (734) 936-2423

Research Interests

I. Cell physiology of micro-interference & technology inspired approach of cell physiology : use of nanoparticles to interrogate physiological systems, neurophysiology by the use of microfluidics, neuronal function under stress, cell physiology under stress. II. Non-linear dynamics in biological systems of various scales: neuronal circuits and axonal transport dynamics, modeling of calcium dynamics, small model organisms' manipulation. III. Memory and learning in invertebrate model organisms.

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Gourgou receives NIH K01 Career Development Award
Her proposal is titled “Deciphering aging-driven cognitive decline in C. elegans spatial memory and learning through an interdisciplinary approach”.