Kelsey M. Wanhainen

UMN MSTP student Kelsey Wanhainen


Entering Class: 2016

Colgate University
Molecular Biology major
B.A., 2015

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee, 2016-2018

Kelsey is currently in her second year of Medical School training and rotating through labs in preparation for selecting a thesis advisor.

Publications: (pubmed)

For work prior to MSTP
Long AH, Haso WM, Shern JF, Wanhainen KM, Murgai M, Ingaramo M, Smith JP, Walker AJ, Kohler ME, Venkateshwara VR, Kaplan RN, Patterson GH, Fry TJ, Orentas RJ, Mackall CL. 4-1BB costimulation ameliorates T cell exhaustion induced by tonic signaling of chimeric antigen receptors. Nat Med. 2015 Jun;21(6):581-90. PMCID: PMC4458184

Kober DL, Wanhainen KM, Johnson BM, Randolph DT, Holtzman MJ, Brett TJ. Preparation, crystallization, and preliminary crystallographic analysis of wild-type and mutant human TREM-2 ectodomains linked to neurodegenerative and inflammatory diseases. Protein Expr Purif. 2014 Apr;96:32-8. PMCID: PMC398073


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