Lidia Kos

Lidia Kos

Office: AHC1-219A | Telephone: 305-348-6678
Lab: AHC1-207 | Telephone 305-348-6164
kosl@fiu.edu
Curriculum Vitae





Education

  • LGDR, NHGRI, NIH Post-doc 1995-1998 Genetics
  • LMGD, NICHD, NIH Post-doc 1992-1995 Developmental Bio.
  • University of California, Berkeley Ph.D. 1986-1991 Neurobiology
  • Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil B.Sc. 1980-1984 Biology/Genetics

Research Interests

  • Identification of genes involved in neural crest development
  • expression and functional analysis of transcription factors and signaling pathways that play a role in melanocyte and Schwann cell development.
  • Intrinsic and extrinsic factors that control melanocyte development, melanoma generation and metastasis.