Maria Belen Tizon Iglesias

Office: Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences, Rudman Hall, Durham, NH 03824
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Job Description

Within the framework of the study of the Sea lamprey neuroendocrine system, my research has focused on the cloning and characterization of lamprey thyrostimulin, a novel glycoprotein hormone in lamprey which could be involved in the regulation of both the reproductive (HPG axis) and the thyroid (HPT axis) functions, and which central role in vertebrates is still not clear.

Areas of Specialty:

Molecular biology, cellular biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, neuroendocrinology