Grad Student Rachel Redler receives her PhD!

Rachel successfully defended her dissertation and received her PhD on December 6, 2013.

Rachel Redler, under the direction of Dr. Nikolay Dokholyan, successfully defended her dissertation and received her PhD on December 6, 2013!  The title of her dissertation is "“The Impact of Post-Translational Modifications on Aggregation of Cu, Zn Superoxide Dismutase in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis”".

Members of her family who attended included her parents, brother, grandparents, and great-aunt and great-uncle, as well as her boyfriend and his father.

Rachel will continue working in the Dokholyan's lab until spring. In May Rachel will  begin a postdoctoral position in the lab of Steven Burden at NYU Langone Medical Center.

We wish Rachel the best in all her future endeavors -- Congratulations!