amanda.loshbaugh (at) ucsf.edu
I am interested in developing protein tools for molecular biology. Currently I am experimentally characterizing biosensors that detect small molecules in vivo. My thesis work will aim to develop transcription factors and other tools that exhibit digital behavior for application in cell circuits.
- Hayashi-Takagi A, Yagishita S, Nakamura M, Shirai F, Wu YI, Loshbaugh AL, Kuhlman B, Hahn KM, Kasai H. Labelling and optical erasure of synaptic memory traces in the motor cortex. Nature. 525(7569):333-8. 2015. doi: 10.1038/nature15257