Charanya Muralidharan

Charanya Muralidharan is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Linnemann lab at the Indiana University school of medicine. Her research focuses on understanding the role of beta-cell autophagy during the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes. She is also utilizing 2-Photon intravital microscopy techniques to study dynamic processes such as ROS accumulation and autophagy in the beta-cells of endogenous mouse and transplanted human islets, in situ.