Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging
B.A. Wesleyan University
M.A. Wesleyan University
Ph.D. University of Michigan
When not in the lab, there's a good chance you'll find Dr. Horowitz in some sort of musical endeavor. He currently sings with the Denver choir Kantorei.
B.S. Seoul Women's University
M.S. Yonsei University
Ph.D. Yonsei University
She joined the Horowitz lab in April 2018.
Her current project focuses on studying the role of nucleic acids in protein folding and stability in cells using fluorescence proteins as biosensors.
Ahyun spends her free time cooking, doing crochet, and playing the piano. She currently serves as the first keyboardist for worship services in Disciples Mission Church in Denver.
Ted joined the lab in 2017, working on mechanisms by which different nucleic acid structures can induce or prevent protein aggregation. He also enjoys climbing, playing volleyball, and hanging with his cat 4-legged Ted.
Jess studyies how nucleic acids modulate protein folding. She enjoy doing aerial silks, running and figure skating.
Eman is studying how nucleic acids can prevent protein aggregation is ALS. Outside of lab, she enjoys hiking, camping, and playing the violin.
Lena joined the Horowitz lab in 2022. She studies the chaperone activity of G-quadruplexes in Alzheimer's disease aggregates. She enjoys biking, skiing, reading, and spending time with her very cute dog.
Trang "Linda" Nguyen
Veronica Huizar Cabral