Jennifer Kashatus

January 31, 2017 by rmm5m@virginia.edu

Jennifer Kashatus

Jennifer Kashatus

Senior Laboratory Specialist

email: jk4gw@virginia.edu

Jen received her B.S. in Biology from Wake Forest University in 1996.  She worked in academia and industry for 15 years before joining the lab in 2012.  Jen has a range of experience in nuclear receptors, adipogenesis, gut biology and circadian biology.  She currently manages the lab and is developing genetically-engineered mouse models to understand the role of Ras-induced mitochondrial fission in pancreatic cancer.