Justin  Melendez, PhD

Justin Melendez, PhD

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Justin Melendez received his PhD in genetics and genomics from Washington University in St. Louis where he worked on developing tools for molecular biology and sequencing technologies. His work in the Bateman lab focuses on studying the connection between human aging and neurodegenerative disease, understanding how and why we age and developing therapeutic interventions to extend human life and health span.