Lab Members

Paul A. Sigala, PhD

In my lab, we use diverse biochemical, biophysical, and cellular tools to understand the metabolic adaptations that enable Plasmodium malaria parasites to survive and proliferate within human red blood cells. Our goals are to broaden fundamental knowledge of fascinating and divergent parasite biology and to identify and develop new therap... Read More

Research Interests: Heme Metabolism, Malaria, Metabolic Adaptation, Organelle Structure and Function

Email: p.sigala@biochem.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-4874

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Megan Okada

Megan Okada

Graduate Student

megan.okada@biochem.utah.edu 

Amanda Mixon

Amanda Mixon

Graduate Student

amanda.mixon@biochem.utah.edu 

Seyi Falekun

Seyi Falekun

Graduate Student

seyi.falekun@biochem.utah.edu 

Shai-Anne Nalder

Shai-Anne Nalder

Research Assistant

shaianne.nalder@biochem.utah.edu 

Tanya Espino

Tanya Espino

Graduate Student

tanya.espino@biochem.utah.edu 

Celine Slam

Celine Slam

Undergraduate Student Researcher

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Lab Alumni

Rebecca Marvin, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow (2016-2018)