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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:

To better understand the mechanisms that control cell identity and lineage commitment by studying the transcriptional regulation and function of cardiac tissue-restricted genes

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.

Research Assistants

Sebastien Dhennezel
Sebastien Dhennezel
Intern Undergraduate Student