Acacia Hori was a research specialist in the lab from January 2015 to May 2016. She earned her B.A. in Neuroscience and Anthropology at Pitzer College (Claremont, CA). In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking and photography. Acacia went on to pursue her M.D./Ph.D. at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).


Chuang, E.*, A.M. Hori*, C.D. Hesketh*, and J. Shorter. (2018). Amyloid assembly and disassembly. J. Cell. Sci. doi: 10.1242/jcs.189928. pdf file link (*Co-first author).




Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania