Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Siddharth is an MD/PhD candidate in Dr. Ray Truant’s lab at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. Prior to this, he obtained an Honours Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, also from McMaster. His research focuses on understanding how cells respond to stress and how this is altered in neurodegenerative disorders like Huntington’s disease and the spinocerebellar ataxias. His focus is on spinocerebellar ataxia type 7 (SCA7).