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Sara Vargas

Sara Vargas

Research Associate II


Sara joined the Allen Institute in 2020 as a research associate on the Electrophysiology team, where she uses Patch-seq to aid in the characterization of genetic, morphological, and electrophysiological properties of neurons for the mouse, macaque, and human brain slices. More recently, Sara transitioned to work in the Human Cell Types team, where she to uses Patch-seq and pharmacological paradigms in mouse and human brain slices to investigate the cell type specific actions of psychedelic drugs psilocybin and psilocin.

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