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Zhimin (Jimmy) Lao

Senior Research Assistant

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Education and Employment

September 2006-Present

Joyner Lab, Research Assistant. Skirball Institute at NYUSoM and Developmental Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute

January 2001-September 2006

Joyner Lab, Research Technician. HHMI and NYU Medical Center Skirball Institute of Bio-Molecular Medicine, Developmental Genetics Group

February 2001-September 2003

MA, City College of New York, City University of New York, NY, USA

October 1994-December 1999

Administrative Assistant and Interpreter, Site Enzyme Hygiene Coordinator and P&G China Enzyme Hygiene Coordinator. Proctor & Gamble Lonkey (Guang-zhou) LTD

July 1980-October 1994

BA, Lecturer in Department of Biochemistry. Guangzhou Medical College

Research Interests/Responsibilities:

  • Generating transgenic mice for genetic mosaic mutant analysis and involved in research projects
  • Conducting Southern blot and overseeing the radioactive area in the lab
  • Maintaining the plasmid stock and database
  • In charge of in situ machine (Insitu Pro VS) for Developmental Biology lab
  • PCR genotyping and maintaining mouse lines
  • Conducting fluorescent immunohistochemistry staining and in situ hybridization on sections
  • Lab appearance maintenance and common lab stock solution preparation