Jyoti Sharma M.S.


Jyoti Sharma received her B.Sc. (2010) in Biotechnology and M.Sc. (2012) in Microbiology from Kurukshetra University, India. In 2015, Ms. Sharma completed her M.S. in Biotechnology at University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and entered the Graduate Biomedical Sciences program at UAB, and she is currently completing her doctoral training under Dr. Steven M. Rowe at the Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center. Her research focuses to characterize novel rat model for cystic fibrosis nonsense mutation (G542X). In addition, She has been working on characterizing the novel readthrough-readthrough combination treatment approach for CFTR nonsense mutations using newly identified readthrough-molecules and their combinations among each other and clinically available aminoglycosides.