Cyrus Tsang


Education
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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Publications
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