Aparna Prasad

Research Scientist

Aparna is a Research Scientist in the laboratory who is working on unraveling how the response to different environmental stress conditions are encoded in the genome.

Aparna previously studied genetic and epigenetic changes in regenerating Xenopus neurons in the lab of Ben Szaro here at the University at Albany.


Comparative gene expression profiling between optic nerve and spinal cord injury in Xenopus laevis reveals a core set of genes inherent in successful regeneration of vertebrate central nervous system axons

The transcription factor Tfap2e/AP-2ε plays a pivotal role in maintaining the identity of basal vomeronasal sensory neurons