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Anastasia Baryshnikova, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Anastasia decodes how individual genes interact with one another to carry out fundamental biological functions.
About

Aging is a highly pleiotropic trait that is associated with many seemingly unrelated phenotypes. Anastasia is interested in systematically investigating the relationships between age-associated phenotypes and their genetic components in an attempt to uncover the molecular mechanisms, both common and unique, that determine them.

Prior to Calico, Anastasia was a Principal Investigator and Lewis-Sigler Fellow at  Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics at Princeton University. At Princeton, she worked primarily on the global analysis of large-scale phenotypic surveys of single and double mutants in the model yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.