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WAI Faculty & Staff

Gail Lange, BS
Research Specialist


Contact Information

Phone: 608-829-3308
Mailing address: Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute, UW School of Medicine and Public Health, 7818 Big Sky Drive, Suite 215, Madison, WI 53719

Role at the WAI

Research Specialist


Current WAI Projects: Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP)


Gail is responsible for managing and organizing the biological samples collected in the WRAP study.   Gail graduated in 1992 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a B.S. degree from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Genetics.   For fifteen years, Gail has been employed at biotech companies in the Madison area mainly involved in agricultural cloning.  She has experience micro-manipulating oocytes, performing in-vitro fertilization, cell culture, extracting DNA from various sources, genotyping and scoring gels.   During this period, she has had experience setting up a working laboratory and stocking it with equipment and reagents as well as tracking reagent usage in stocks and media.  It was her responsibility to maintain and order all lab consumables.