CNN Postdocs

José De Jesús Muñoz Estrada, Ph.D.
Hometown:Mexico City, Mexico
Prior Degrees & Institutions:2007 B.S. - Pharmaceutical Engineering,
National Polytechnic Insitute (UPIBI-IPN), Mexico City.

2009 M.Sc. - Physiology, Biophysics & Neuroscience,
National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV-IPN), Mexico City.

2014 Ph.D. - Molecular Biomedicine specializing in Molecular Neuroscience,
National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV-IPN), Mexico City.
Ph.D. Mentors:  Dr. Isaura Meza and Dr. Gloria Benítez-King
CNN Research:  Primary cilia and ciliopathies
CNN Lab /Mentor:   Russell Ferland, Ph.D.


Alena Rudkouskaya, Ph.D.
Hometown: Minsk, Belarus
Prior Degrees & Institutions: B.S. - Plant Physiology
Belarus State University 

Ph.D., Plant Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Ph.D. Mentor:  Vladimir M. Yurin, Ph.D., Dr.Sci.

Postdoctoral training - Virology
Wadsworth Center of New York State Department of Health                 
CNN Research:   Molecular mechanisms underlying inhibition of synaptic transmission in stroke; Pathologically relevant glutamate release from glial cells
CNN Lab /Mentor:    Alexander Mongin, Ph.D.