Baldridge Lab

Biological Chemistry

University of Michigan Medical School

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Basila Moochickal Assainar

Basila Moochickal Assainar, BSc, MSc

Graduate Student

Location: 3200 MSRB3
Lab Phone: (734) 936-3440

Basila is a joint PhD student between the Baldridge and Ragunathan labs ( She received her BSc and MSc degrees in Biochemistry from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, India. For her master’s thesis, she worked on the modification-dependent restriction enzyme, Methylated cytosine restriction B and C (McrBC) complex, which recognizes a methylated cytosine next to a purine base. Her current project is aimed at understanding the ERAD system using single-molecule approaches.