Integrating synthetic biology, protein engineering, and high throughput imaging to advance neuroscience research


The St-Pierre lab is located in the Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), a premier health science university located in Houston, the fourth-most populous city in the USA and the largest city of the state of Texas. The Department of Neuroscience is currently (2018) ranked 5th in the USA for NIH funding. BCM is located in the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical complex in the world that also includes MD Anderson Cancer Center and the University of Texas Health Science Center. Many students of the St-Pierre lab are from nearby Rice University, a private university recognized for science and engineering.


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September 01, 2020

Congrats Michelle on awarding a U01 supplement!

Michelle Ann was awarded a 2-year supplement/fellowship

August 26, 2020

SPOTlight paper accepted in Science Advances!

Congrats to the SPOTlight team including team leader Lee, Jihwan, Liu, Zhuohe, Peter Suzuki (alum), John Ahrens  Lai, Shujuan, Lu, Xiaoyu, and Asuka (alum)!!! 

August 09, 2019

Xiaoyu won the Best Oral Presentations Award in 2019 SCI Summer Research Colloquium!

Buried in experiments, she unfortunately didn't make it to the award ceremony...

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