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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

Research Staff

Ronald Dirkx
Ronald Dirkx
Technical Associate

Graduate Students

Kimberly Burgos Villar
Research Interest: Scar formation and inflammatory signaling after a myocardial infarction
Xiaoyi Liu
Research Interest: The role of small proline-rich protein 2b (Sprr2b) in the regulation of protein stability, fibroblast plasticity, and cardiac fibrosis.
Adwiteeya "Aditi" Misra
Research Interest: Influence of Cytokines on the Regenerative Potential of the Epicardium. Extracted and incubated hearts from embryos mice in cytokines

Research Assistants

Sebastien Dhennezel
Sebastien Dhennezel
Intern Undergraduate Student