Mary Claire Tuohy

Mary Claire is an MD/PhD student in the Neurobiology and Behavior Program. Mary Claire graduated from the University of Chicago in 2017 with a B.S in Biological Sciences and a specialization in Neuroscience. At UChicago she studied circadian regulation of the immune system in Dr. Brian Prendergast’s laboratory.

Following graduation, Mary Claire studied the role of MOG-specific B cells in EAE under the mentorship of Dr. Naoto Kawakami. Mary Claire joined the Agalliu and Hillman labs in Sept 2020 as a co-mentored student. She is studying the neurovascular unit in acute ischemic stroke.