Carla Cabral

Research Technician

Carla received her bachelor’s degree from California University of Pennsylvania in California, Pennsylvania. Prior to working in research, Carla was a Certified Veterinary Technician for 10 years specializing in emergency medicine. Carla joined the Neurology Department at The University of Arizona in 2011, where she primarily focused on characterizing a mouse model of ALS. In 2012, Carla joined the Koshy lab and quickly became an integral part of multiple projects, including understanding the neuron-parasite interaction at the cellular and molecular level and the Alzheimer’s disease project.

Recent Publications


Koshy, A. A., and C. M. Cabral, "3-D imaging and analysis of neurons infected in vivo with Toxoplasma gondii.", J Vis Exp, issue 94, 2014. PMCID: PMC4362681  PMID: 25549001