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TITLE

Research technician

CONTACT

abonfil@fiu.edu

FOCUS

Brain Science and Neurotoxicology

BIOGRAPHY

Alan is currently working in the lab of Dean Tomas R. Guilarte, Ph.D, whose research concentrates on mechanism-based neurotoxicology and neuroscience using behavioral, cellular, and molecular approaches. Alan’s current research interest focuses on assessing the onset and progression of neurodegenerative diseases using a biomarker protein called translocator protein 18 kDa (TSPO).

LAB

Brain, Behavior, and Environment, Laboratory of Dean Tomás R. Guilarte, Ph.D.

EDUCATION

Florida International University, BSc. Biological Sciences and Chemistry.

PUBLICATIONS

Oliveira, D.S.M., Dzinic, S., Bonfil, A.I., Saliganan, A.D., Sheng, S., Bonfil, R.D. The mouse prostate: a basic anatomical and histological guideline. Bosn J Basic Med Sci.16: 8-13, 2016. PMID: 26773172.