Ian Gans


  • B.S. Human Biology, University of Southern Maine

Research Interests

I use zebrafish to study the effects of chronically elevated cortisol (an important stress hormone) on the dynamics of glucocorticoid and inflammatory signaling.

Selected Publications

  • Andralojc KM, Campbell AC, Kelly AL, Terrey M, Tanner PC, Gans IM, Senter-Zapata MJ, Khokhar ES, Updike DL. 2017. ELLI-1, a novel germline protein, modulates RNAi activity and P-granule accumulation in Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS Genet. 2017 Feb 9;13(2):e1006611.

Dissertation Mentor

James Coffman