Headshot portrait of Anand Rajan - Bio-X Undergraduate Fellow
2012 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: Biology
Supported by: The Rose Hills Foundation and Bio-X
Mentor: Marius Wernig, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Stem Cell Biology

Anand Rajan is a rising sophomore from Southern California majoring in biology. He is currently working in the Wernig lab to create a neuronal model for Fragile X syndrome via cloning and stem cell techniques. Though this is his current focus, he is also interested in the development of drug delivery systems and gene silencing. In the future, he plans to apply to medical schools.

Poster presented at the Stanford Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives Symposium on August 27, 2012:

rAAV Mediated Gene Editing in Human Stem Cells

Anand Rajan1, Samuele Marro1, Marius Wernig1
[Department of Stem Cell Research1, Stanford University]