Research Assistant II
Kartikeya Vijayasimha, Ph.D.
Kartik hails from Bangalore, India. He completed his PhD. from Oregon State University, where he investigated the role of NEDD8 on protein degradation and antigen presentation. He joined the Ruhland lab where he will be working on antigen processing and sorting in dendritic cells. While not in the lab, Kartik enjoys reading, biking and hunting for mushrooms.