Kristopher Burkewitz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
- : kristopher.burkewitz@Vanderbilt.Edu
- : 615-343-6528
Lab: 4160 MRB III
delivery address: 465 21st Avenue South
Room 4160 MRB III
Nashville, Tennessee - 37232
- : Lab Website
The Burkewitz lab is interested in understanding what causes the elderly to be at such great risk for these diseases when the young are not. What are the common biological changes that underlie many of these diverse forms of age-dependent pathogenesis, and are there ways to intervene and prevent these changes from occurring?