Swartz Group: Rachel Gleyzer

Undergraduate Student

Swartz Group

Contact

  • Email
    rgleyzer@uchicago.edu

Research

Rachel’s research at the Swartz lab focuses on creating physiologically-relevant 3D in vitro models of the lung, and studying the immunomodulatory role of lymphatics in chronic airway inflammation.

Biography

Rachel is an undergraduate student from New Jersey, double majoring in biological sciences and economics. In high school, Rachel conducted research on generating targeted viral vectors for therapeutic gene delivery. In college, Rachel became interested in the bioengineering approaches to immunology being developed in the Swartz lab, and joined the Swartz group in October 2016.

Socialize With Us