STOKES LAB

Southwestern University 
Georgetown, TX

New Research - Summer 2021! 

Check out our research project on the effects of e-cigarettes on lung function and lung tissue health! 

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Colorful Student Research Projects! 

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Quadruple Color in the Brain!
 
Confocal microscopy image showing neurons (NK1 antibody in green), microglia (CD11b [Ox42] antibody in white), astrocytes (GFAP antibody in red), and nuclei (DAPI in blue). 
 
Kyle Barron, 2018
Undergraduate Student 

Microglia! 

These beautiful cells are very important 

regulators of  neuronal communication in the brain, even assisting with synaptic connections and plasticity. Check out our Research page to learn about how we visualize these cells and how we aim to uncover their functions in hypoxic (low oxygen) conditions.