Current Lab Members

Current Lab Photo

Kate Peregrine

Research Assistant

Understanding how COX enzyme localization impacts the type of prostaglandin made

Nicole Green

Postdoctoral Fellow

Prostaglandin signaling, nuclear actin, and stem cells

Michelle Giedt

Postdoctoral Fellow

Uncovering the connections between lipid droplet proteins, prostaglandins and actin remodeling

Samuel Mellentine

Graduate Student

Defining the specific PG signaling pathways regulating border cell migration

Danielle Talbot

Graduate Student

Functions and regulation of nuclear actin

Ashley Goll

Graduate Student

Nuclear architecture changes required for invasive, collective cell migration

Israel Wipf

Graduate Student

Lipid droplet regulation of prostaglandin signaling

Jie Li

Graduate Student

Prostaglandins regulation of border cells

Jenna Mosnik


Defining nucleolar structure in Drosophila nurse cells

Anna Ramsey


Determining how heat stress impacts nucleolar structure.

Nuclear actin screen team.

Asha Alla


Nuclear actin screen team member.

Ellie Nacino


LINC Complex in border cell migration

Kaden Bex


Lab assistant