Ryan Betters, BS
BA, Biology, Grinnell College
My work in the lab of Dr. Marco Hefti focuses on how phosphoylation states of the tau protein differ in localization and function across developmental and pathological states in the human brain, particularly as it pertains to Alzheimer's Disease.
Hefti, MM, Kim, SH, Bell, AJ, Betters, RK, Fiock, KL, Iida, MA, Smalley, ME, Farrell, K, Fowkes, ME, Crary, JF. Tau Phosphorylation and Aggregation in the Developing Human Brain. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2019; 1-9. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnen/nlz073.