Andre Chavez



Favorite Movie: District 9

Hometown: Born Guayaquil Ecuador, Raised in the Bronx!

Non-Science Activity: Video games (PS4) and Photography!

Dream Benchmate: Shuri ( T'Challa's sister from the movie "Black Panther", 2018)

One item from bucket list: Live long enough to become a great grandpa and hold my great grandkids at least once. And hopefully see the Knicks win a championship.

Research Interest: EMT, ERK signaling, CLK4, Fibronectin, LAM

Research Project: Looking at how CLK4 affects expression of fibronectin splice variant ( FN-EDA+) and  how that affects LAM cell migration.