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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Eric Small
Eric M. Small, Ph.D.
Phone: (585) 276-9795
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Research Interest: Transcriptional regulation of fibroblast plasticity and cardiac fibrosis


Ryan Burke
Ryan Burke, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
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Research Interest: Pro-angiogenic signaling in breast tumor endothelial cells
Pearl Quijada
Pearl Quijada, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
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Postdoctoral Scholars

Alan Brooks
Alan Brooks, M.D., Ph.D
Postdoctoral Associate

Research Staff

Christine Christie
Christine Christie
Microsurgery Core Technical Associate
Ronald Dirkx
Ronald Dirkx
Technical Associate

Graduate Students

Kimberly Burgos Villar
Research Interest: Scar formation and inflammatory signaling after a myocardial infarction
Adwiteeya "Aditi" Misra
Research Interest: Influence of Cytokines on the Regenerative Potential of the Epicardium. Extracted and incubated hearts from embryos mice in cytokines