Alex Nechiporuk, Ph.D.

Alex Nechiporuk

Assistant Professor

Office: RJH 5369 | 503 494-8995
Lab: RJH 5370 | 503 494-5954
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Graduate Program Memberships


Professional Memberships


1991     Biomedical Sciences, B.S., Russian State Medical University
1996     Biomathmatics, M.S., University of California Los  Angeles
2002     Human Genetics, Ph.D., University of Utah


2003 – 2008         Postdoctoral Fellow (Dr. David Raible), University of Washington
2008 – Present     Assistant Professor, CDB, OHSU

Selected Publications

Maya D. Culbertson, Zachary R. Lewis, Alex V. Nechiporuk. (2011). Chondrogenic and gliogenic subpopulations of neural crest play distinct roles during the assembly of epibranchial ganglia. PloS ONE, 6(9):e24443. Sep 9 Download

Hillary F. McGraw, Catherine M. Drerup, Maya D. Culbertson, Tor Linbo, David W. Raible, Alex V. Nechiporuk. (2011). Lef1 is required for progenitor cell identity in the zebrafish lateral line primordium. Development, 138:3921-3930. Download