Jini joined the lab as part of Emory's SURE program (Summer Undergraduate Research at Emory) in the Summer of 2014. She is currently a senior at the University of West Florida and majoring in Chemistry. Jini gained invaluable lab experience while learning various techniques, such as, PCR, mouse colony maintenance, tissue sectioning, histology/staining methods, and imaging. Her main focus was on the phenotypic characterization of the new Ngly1-deficient mouse model. Her poster on the topic won 2nd place overall in the SURE student poster competition.