Collaborators

Orestes Quesada Gonzalez

PH.D.

Professor, Department of Physical Sciences University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus

Raymond C. Stevens

Ph.D.

Provost Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry
Director of The Bridge Institute

José Colón

PH.D.

Assistant Professor School of Pharmacy University of Puerto Rico Medical Science Campus

Vadim Cherezov

Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Physics & Astronomy
The Bridge Institute Department of Chemistry

Christopher M. Gómez

M.D., Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Neurology, Albina Y. Surbis Professor, Commitee on Molecular Medicine/MPMM

Research Associates

Manuel Delgado Velez

Ph.D.

HIV Vaccine Project Manager

Coral Capo

Ph.D.

Associate Investigator

Carlos A. Baez-Pagan

Ph.D., MBA

Adjunct Professor, Department of Physical Sciences
Associate Investigator, Department of Biology
Coordinator, Neuroimaging and Electrophysiology Facility, COBRE Puerto Rico Center for Neuroplastisity

Laboratory Technicians

Vivianette Alicea

B.S

Laboratory Technician, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus

Bismark Madera

M.T.

Instrumentation Specialist, Neuroimaging and Electrophysiology Facility, COBRE Puerto Rico Center for Neuroplastisity

Graduate Students

Josue Rodriguez
Luis Felipe Padilla

Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor solubilization using lipid analog detergents: A key aspect towards receptor crystallization and functional characterization.

Rosedelma Diaz de Leon

The nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR)

Sonnieliz Cotto Rios

HIV-1 gp120 JRFL effects in human MDM’s α7nAChR’s expression and functionality

Rafael Maldonado Hernandez

PREPARATION OF nAChR CRYSTALS FOR HIGH RESOLUTION STUDIES USING THE DETERGENT ANALOG LFC 16 AND MOOCLONAL ANTIBODIES.

Madhavi Kuchibotla

Neuropathological effect of Delta mutation in SCCMS: Screening of open channel blockers as therapeutic agents

Didiana Cruz Lopez

The overexpression of the alpha 7 subunit of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor mediated by the gp120 HIV coating protein

Bianca Valdes Fernandez

Assessment of Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Detergent Complexes Purity and Stability for structural studies

Vivianette Alicea

B.S

Laboratory Technician, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus

Undergraduate Students

Paola Hernandez Camacho
Orlando Gonzalez Martinez
Monica Duran Martinez
Linette A Aponte Santiago
Lidiette M Angeles Perez
Juan C Mercado del Valle
Jose M Breton
Jean C Rodriguez Diaz
Gustavo Castro Ortega
Francis Reilly Andujar
Faviolla A Baez Cruz
Estefania Ramirez Marquez
Edgardo Albino Rivera
Carla Rodriguez Tirado
Alan O Espinal Martinez
Adriel Gonzalez Rivera