Maria Lapshina

Research Scientist

Prior to Joining Fesarius in the Spring of 2018, Maria earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from the City College of New York.

In additional to her studies at CCNY, she was a research assistant where she assisted post-doctoral research associates where she performed molecular biology procedures such as cell culture, animal surgery, bone excision and extraction of monocytes from bone marrow, such as RNA extraction, antigen staining and microscopy, RT-PCR and qPCR.  She Analyzed and interpreted data using Excel, Prism and ImageJ.  Generated results that showed significant increase in RANK-L release and confirmed the hypothesis.