Summer StudentĀ  2015

Luke Gehman was a summer student working in Dr. Kumar’s lab in 2015. Luke is interested in neurobiology, particularly the mesolimbic reward pathway and how it interacts with drugs such as cocaine. This summer, he is working with Dr. Kumar to uncover genetic factors controlling sensitized cocaine response in mice using QTL analysis. Luke will be a senior at Macalester College next year, majoring in biology. After graduation in 2016 he will take a year off prior to starting graduate school 2016 – Luke Graduated from Macalester and is working in the Maniatis Lab at Columbia University Medical Center.