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Dianna E. Willis, Ph.D.
FACULTY - LAB DIRECTOR

Dianna E. Willis, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Burke Neurological Institute
Lab Director
Laboratory for Axonal and RNA Biology
Burke Neurological Institute
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Weill Cornell Medicine
Co-Director of Research
Co-Director
Burke Neurological Institute

Education

Degree: 
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institution: 
Nemours Biomedical Research, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
Year Completed: 
2007
Degree: 
Ph.D., Biology (Molecular Biology and Genetics)
Institution: 
University of Delaware, Newark, DE
Year Completed: 
2002
Degree: 
B.S., Biology
Institution: 
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Year Completed: 
1994

Recent Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Picci C, Wong VSC, Costa CJ, McKinnon MC, Goldberg DC, Swift M, Alam NM, Prusky GT, Shen S, Kozikowski AP, Willis DE, Langley B.
Exp Neurol. 2020 Mar 5:113281. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2020.113281. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Kalinski AL, Kar AN, Craver J, Tosolini AP, Sleigh JN, Lee SJ, Hawthorne A, Brito-Vargas P, Miller-Randolph S, Passino R, Shi L, Wong VSC, Picci C, Smith DS, Willis DE, Havton LA, Schiavo G, Giger RJ, Langley B, Twiss JL.
J Cell Biol. 2019 Jun 3;218(6):1871-1890. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201702187. Epub 2019 May 8.
Full-Text on on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Manuscript
Marietta Zille, Amit Kumar, Nandini Kundu, Megan W. Bourassa, Victor S. C. Wong, Dianna Willis, Saravanan S. Karuppagounder and Rajiv R. Ratan
eNeuro. 2019 Feb 15;6(1). pii: ENEURO.0263-18.2019. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0263-18.2019. eCollection 2019 Jan-Feb.
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