Kristen Onos, Postdoctoral Associate

Kristen Onos, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate

Bar Harbor, ME

Studying how different genetic backgrounds and experience mediate disease onset, disease progression and resiliency.

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Grants, honors and accomplishments

July 2017                                     Selected as Maine Alfond Leader

May 2017                                     IBANGS Travel Award

September 2016 - current          Nathan Shock Center of Excellence Project Pilot Award, National Institute on Aging

"Investigating the complex interactions between APOE and TREM2, the major genetic risk factors for Alzheimer's disease"

March 2014 - March 2016          T-32 Developmental Genetics Award

"Understanding cell-specific role of Bin1 in development, aging and Alzheimer's disease"