Yulia Grishchuk, Ph.D.


Assistant Investigator
Center for Genomic Medicine, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
PhD Russian Academy of Sciences 2006
adrenal hyperplasia congenital; apoptosis regulatory proteins; calpain; clathrin; electron transport complex iv; endocytosis; gammaproteobacteria; gene therapy; lysosomal storage diseases; lysosomes; mucolipidosis type iv; steroid 21-hydroxylase; white matter

Dr. Grishchuk obtained her Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology in Moscow, Russia.

During her post-doctoral training at the Brain Mind Institute, EPFL, and University of Lausanne in Switzerland, she studied endocytosis and autophagy in neurotoxicity and neurodegeneration.

Yulia then joined Dr. Slaugenhaupt’s laboratory at MGH where she continued her research of lysosomal dysfunction in neurodegeneration. Yulia leads a lab working on therapy development for a lysosomal disease, mucolipidosis IV.

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