HUPO 2021 World Congress

Dr. Aleksandra Nita-Lazar

Dr. Aleksandra Nita-Lazar: United States
Categories: Main Congress Speakers

Dr. Nita-Lazar received her Ph.D. in biochemistry in 2003 from the University of Basel for studies performed at the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, where she studied protein glycosylation using mass spectrometry. After postdoctoral training at Stony Brook University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she continued to investigate post-translational protein modifications and their influence on cell signaling, she joined the Program in Systems Immunology and Infectious Disease Research, now the Laboratory of Immune System Biology, in April 2009 as an Investigator and Chief of the Cellular Networks Proteomics Unit. In 2018 she became a tenured Senior Investigator and Chief of the Functional Cellular Networks Section.