Cyrus Tsang

Undergraduate Degree: BS
Undergraduate Degree Year: 2013
Undergraduate Institution: University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Undergraduate Major: Neuroscience

Academic Status
Year in Program: MS3
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Research Advisor First Name: Thanos
Research Advisor Last Name: Tzounopoulos
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Current Research Description: Investigation of pathologic zinc transmission in tinnitus pathogenesis, employing novel fluorescent sensors and electrophysiological techniques

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Cheng, X., Zhang, X., Gao, Q., Samie, M. A., Azar, M., Tsang, W. L., Dong, L., Sahoo, N., Li, X. Zhuo, Y., Garrity, A. G., Wang, X., Ferrer, M., Dowling, J., Xu, L., Han, R. & Xu, H. (2014). The intracellular Ca2+ channel MCOLN1 is required for sarcolemma repair to prevent muscular dystrophy. Nature medicine, 20(10), 1187-1192.

Li, X., Wang, X., Zhang, X., Zhao, M., Tsang, W. L., Zhang, Y., Yau, R. G. W., Weisman, L. S. & Xu, H. (2013). Genetically encoded fluorescent probe to visualize intracellular phosphatidylinositol 3,5-bisphosphate localization and dynamics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110(52), 21165-21170. doi:10.1073/pnas.1311864110