Emma Geiduschek

Credentials: Neuroscience Training Program

Position title: PhD student

Email: geiduschek@wisc.edu

Advisor: Colleen McDowell, PhD

Keywords: Glaucoma, optic nerve head, TLR4, TGFβ, astrocytes, lamina cribrosa, microglia

Education
BA 2016, Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Research
In the McDowell Lab, Emma will be investigating the molecular pathology of optic nerve head changes
in glaucoma, and how cellular crosstalk between astrocytes, microglia, and lamina cribrosa cells
contribute to these changes.

McDowell Lab

Publications