Q&A: Giuseppe Coppotelli, Ph.D.

Giuseppe Coppotelli, Ph.D. investigates how protein homeostasis deregulation and mitochondrial dysfunction in the aging brain could contribute to chronic inflammation and dementias such as Alzheimer’s disease. What drew you to this area of research?Growing up, I was always curious about living organisms. How do plants grow? How do they know to turn their leaves to […]

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Q&A with Joseph Schrader, Ph.D.

Joe Schrader, research assistant professor of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, uses mass spectroscopy proteomics to investigate biomarkers and disease mechanisms in Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. He shares his thoughts on research, how being a musician makes him a better scientist, and why he hasn’t missed a day of running in seven years. What drew […]

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Past Publications

__________________________ 2020 Metabolomics biomarker discovery in cerebrospinal fluid for cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Van den Berg E, Kuiperij HB, Van Nostrand WE*, Peters TMA, Coene KLM, Engelke UFH, De Boer S, Verbeek MM. Alzheimer’s & Dementia, December 2020. Wiley. A recommended “minimum data set” framework for SD-OCT retinal image acquisition and analysis from the Atlas of […]

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Q&A with Jaime Ross, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor Jaime Ross investigates fundamental questions of aging. In this Q&A, she shares her thoughts on the questions that drive her research and what she finds most encouraging about the aging process. How did you become interested in studying aging?It happened by accident. I was studying a robust model of premature aging developed at […]

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Ross Protocols

(♯) Corresponding author(†) signifies trainees Potts E†, Coppotelli G, Ross JM#. (July 2020) Histological-based stainings using free-floating method. Journal of Visualized Experiments. Jove, DOI: 10.3791/61622. Ross JM♯. (2011). Visualization of mitochondrial respiratory function using cytochrome c oxidase / succinate dehydrogenase (COX/SDH) double-labeling histochemistry. Journal of Visualized Experiments, (57): e3266, DOI: 10.3791/3266.PMID: 22143245 PubMed(invited by Editor)

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Copy Co-Directors

Q&AThe Power of CollaborationRyan Institute Co-Directors John Robinson and William Van Nostrand team up on a shared vision for the Institute.  William Van Nostrand and John Robinson’s ongoing research collaboration began at Stony Brook University more than 15 years ago, thanks to a chance meeting in a park. In 2017, they moved their research programs […]

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Co-Directors

Q&AThe Power of CollaborationRyan Institute Co-Directors John Robinson and William Van Nostrand team up on a shared passion for the future of the Ryan Institute.  William Van Nostrand and John Robinson’s ongoing research collaboration began at Stony Brook University more than 15 years ago, thanks to a chance meeting in a park. In 2017, they […]

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Ross News

  May 2022 The Ross lab is featured in the Spring edition of URI’s Momentum magazine (“What Is the Life Cycle of Microplastics in the Body?”). January 2022 Drs. Ross and Coppotelli are primary investigators on a $179,500 grant from the Champlin Foundation to acquire high-precision Laser Capture Microdissection technology that enables researchers to isolate […]

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Staff – practice

Loading…       Sydney Bartman   Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program, Ph.D. candidate sydney0318@my.uri.edu   Emily Potts Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program, Ph.D. candidate emily_potts@my.uri.edu     Lila Berle   Undergraduate Researcher lila_berle@my.uri.edu     Panorea Tirja Undergraduate Researcher panoreat6@my.uri.edu     Leah Harmon SURF Fellow 2020 University of Notre Dame  

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