Jenny Tenlen, Ph.D.

current | former

Jenny Tenlen, Ph.D.

  • Department of Biology


  • University of Washington Seattle
    Molecular and Cellular Biology


  • Bob Goldstein, Ph.D.


Dr. Tenlen is now Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, WA.


  • Fall 2010
    • Cellular Biology, Fayetteville State University
    • Special Topics: Genetic Pathways, Fayetteville State University
  • Spring 2010
    • Cellular Biology, Fayetteville State University


  • Boothby TC- Tenlen JR- Smith FW- Wang JR- Patanella KA- Osborne Nishimura E- Tintori SC- Li Q- Jones CD- Yandell M- Messina DN- Glasscock J- Goldstein B. Evidence for extensive horizontal gene transfer from the draft genome of a tardigrade.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2015 Dec 29;112(52):15976-81. pmc-id: PMC4702960
  • Tenlen, J, McCaskill, S. Goldstein, B.(2012)  RNA interference can be used to disrupt gene function in tardigrades.  Dev. Genes Evol.