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Amy Lu

Amy Lu

Class Year: G3


  • M.D./Ph.D. Program

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Biographical Information:

Hometown:  Penticton, British Columbia, Canada


Undergraduate Education:  BA/10 Biology; Minor Economics/Columbia University

Research Interests:

Research Interest:  (tba)

Advisor: Colin Barnstable, PhD

Graduate Program: Biomedical Sciences

Thesis: (tba)

Meeting Presentations

  • 2009
    International Society for Stem Cell Research, Barcelona, Spain
    American Society for Virology, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Yale Microscopy Workshop and Symposium, New Haven, CT
  • 2010
    Columbia University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, New York, NY
    International Multiple Sclerosis Management Practice Symposium, New York, NY
    Biomedical Engineering Society Second Annual Meeting, Austin, TX
  • 2015 (poster)
    Graduate Student Research Forum, Hershey, PA
  • 2015 (oral)
    Penn State Hershey Eye & Vision Research Day, Hershey, PA







Cristofanilli M, Harri VK, Zigelbaum A, Goossens AM, Lu A, Rosenthal H, Sadiq SA (2011) Mesenchymal Stem Cells Enhance the Engraftment and Myelinating Ability of Allogeneic Oligodendrocyte Progenitors in Dysmyelineated Mice Stem Cells & Dvt 20(12):2065-76  PMCID:  (no number)

Hao X, Lu A, Sokal N, Bhagwat B, Leung E, Mao R, Reade R, Wu Y, Rochon D, Xiang Y (2011) Cucumber necrosis virus p20 is a viral suppressor of RNA silencing Virus Research 155(2):423-32  PMCID:  (no number)

Cristofanilli M, Cymring B, Lu A, Rosenthal H, Sadiq SA (2013) Cerebrospinal fluid derived from progressive multiple sclerosis patients promotes neuronal and oligodendroglial differentiation of human neural precursor cells in vitro Neuroscience 250:614-21 PMCID:  (no number)

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