Alysa Kasen

About Alysa Kasen

  • Alysa Kasen

    Undergraduate university: Northern Michigan University (B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Physiology)
  • Thesis: The role of the immune response in Parkinson’s Disease – a translational study in patients and model systems
  • Mentor: Lena Brundin, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Experience: Worked in Dr. Erich Ottem’s lab assisting in determining the process of synaptic degradation in muscular dystrophy.
  • Hometown: Hudsonville, MI
  • Hobbies: Baking and playing the cello