F o r m e r  S t u d e n t   T r a i n e e s


 
Name:
 
Esther Jiménez Núñez
 
 
Hometown:
 
Juana Díaz, PR
 
 
Degree(s):

 
B.S. General Sciences
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, Ponce, PR
 
 
Honors & Awards:
 
Ivan G. Vidal-González Fellowship (2011)
 
 
Entered PhD program:
 
2010
 
 
Mentors:


 
Dr. Kenira Thompson (lab)
Dr. James Porter (RISE)
Yisel Rivera (student mentor)
 
 
Research interests:


 

Learning and Memory, Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) enhances long-term potentiation at the mossy fibers synapse.

 

 

 

Back