Patricia Castruita, BS
Research Data Analyst

Patricia Castruita (Ale) is a recent graduate from San Francisco State University with a major in biology. Prior to joining our research team she gained experience investigating genetic ancestral linkage in Triple Negative Breast Cancer at her home institution. Ale works in concert with our group as well as the Grinberg laboratory investigating genetic factors influencing pathology in different neurodegenerative diseases. During her free time, Ale enjoys exploring cities, going to concerts, and trying not to kill her plants (what others would call gardening).