Torrin McDonald

Doctoral Student since July 2015
Human Genetics PhD Candidate

Research areas

  • Non-coding Genome
  • Human Genetics
  • Gene Regulation
  • Silencers, Enhancer-blockers and Insulators
  • Massively-parallel Reporter Assays

Education

  • B.S.: Michigan State University

Honors and Awards

  • Michigan Predoctoral Training in Genetics (GTP T32)
  • Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant (pre-candidate & candidate)

Boyle lab papers

  1. Nishizaki SS, McDonald TL, Farnum GA, Holmes MJ, Drexel ML, Switzenberg JA, Boyle AP. 2020. The inducible lac operator-repressor system is functional in zebrafish cells. BioRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/2020.02.10.939223.