bridges vol. 9, April 2006 / News from the Network
Alexandra Lerch-Gaggl, molecular biologist and confocal imaging specialist
will assume the position of assistant professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, in the Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology, and Anatomy. After completing her studies at the Paris-Lodron University in Salzburg, she came to the Medical College as a postdoctoral fellow in 2000 to continue her work in developmental biology.
Dr. Lerch-Gaggl studies the role of factors involved in ribosome biogenesis and nucleologenesis during early development. Recently she has also been appointed director of the Bryant Imaging Core Facility at the Medical College, which offers state-of-the-art imaging techniques, using confocal microscopy, to all faculty and staff of the institution.
Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy at the Medical College of Wisconsin: http://www.mcw.edu/cellbio/