Nioka Burns

Nioka is currently Plexon’s Marketing and Sales Support Manager. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Biology at Texas Christian University. She earned her PhD in Janice Juraska’s lab at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign with a focus on the cognitive and neural effects of hormone replacement during aging. Nioka then made her way back to Texas and worked as a postdoc with Farida Sohrabji at Texas A&M Health Science Center where she examined the role that epigenetic changes during aging play in stroke severity.