Karin Shamardani, staff research associate in the Diaz Lab

Karin Shamardani

Research Associate

My research in Diaz lab involves applying molecular approaches to identify pathways involved in glioma progression. I perform single-nuclei RNA and ATAC sequencing on pediatric and adult glioblastoma samples.




2019: BA, Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley

Selected Awards

2017: Berkeley Transfer Scholarship
2017: Persian Scholarship, West Valley College
2017: Women of Distinction Scholarship, West Valley College
2017: AAUW Local Scholarship, Los Gatos
2015-2016: Rita Boren Scholarship, West Valley College
2015: Land Corporation Promise Scholarship Endowment