Core Research Staff

Kristina Vartanian, B.S. - Research Associate

Kristina supports microarray profiling services, data preparation, RNA/DNA isolation services and provides support to investigators managing large scale genomics projects.  She received her BS in Human Biology from the University of Oregon. She has been with the core laboratory since 2001 and has worked at OHSU since 1997. 

Trevor McFarland, B.S. - Research Associate

Trevor supports high throughput RNA/DNA isolation, qPCR and microarray (expression, genotyping and methylation) services for the GPSR. He is also the Operations Manager for the Integrated Genomics Laboratory. He received his BS in Microbiology from the University of Maine. He has been with the core laboratory since June of 2014 and has worked at OHSU since 2000.

Taylor Jones, M.S. 

After a great year and a half working with the Gene Profiling Shared Resource, Taylor has left for another opportunity at OHSU, working in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel Streblow.