What I do
The Barbee lab focuses on understanding roles for RNA/protein interactions in Drosophila models for neurodevelopment and neurodegeneration.
neurodegeneration, Neurodevelopment, RNA biology
- Ph.D., Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 2004
- MS, Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, 1998
- Front Range Neuroscience Group
- RNA Society
The Barbee lab uses Drosophila melanogaster and a model to understand the role of RNA/protein granules in neurons.
Areas of Research
- Exploring roles for FMR/P-bodies in presynaptic development