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Alison L. O'Neil

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Hall-Atwater Laboratories, 22
860-685-2615

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience and Behavior

Assistant Professor, Integrative Sciences

aoneil@wesleyan.edu

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BS Binghamton University
PHD Montana State University

Alison L. O'Neil

Research in the O'Neil lab is focused on understanding the structure-function relationship of proteins involved in neurodegenerative diseases such as ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; commonly called Lou Gehrig's disease).  By utilizing human stem cells as in vitro models, we can access the unique cell types associated with disease and study downstream consequences of protein-protein interactions. 

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Office Hours

Tuesdays from 3-5pm, HA22

Courses

Fall 2022
CHEM 152 - 01
Introductory Chemistry Lab

CHEM 152 - 02
Introductory Chemistry Lab

CHEM 152 - 03
Introductory Chemistry Lab