the Hekimi LAB

the Hekimi LAB

Callista Yee

Eve Bigras
We have determined a novel usage of the intrinsic apoptosis pathway with respect to mitochondrial reactive oxygen species pro-longevity signalling. Signalling through this pathway activates a protective program as opposed to cell death. I am currently utilizing CRISPR/Cas9 to perturb components of this pathway.