Vrushali Chavan

Vrushali Chavan

Research Associate


Office phone: 540-526-2121

Email address: vrushali@vtc.vt.edu

Vrushali Chavan manages the Mukherjee Lab, where she also studies CASK domain deletions and their importance in mental retardation.

Education and Training

  • Virginia Tech: MS , Molecular Virology
  • Bombay Veterinary College, Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University: BS , Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry

Selected Publications

LaConte LE, Chavan V, Liang C, Willis J, Schönhense EM, Schoch S, Mukherjee K. (2016). CASK stabilizes neurexin and links it to liprin-a in a neuronal activity-dependent manner. Cell Mol Life Sci : [Epub ahead print] doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088276.