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Current Students

Jessica Ackerman

Jessica Ackerman

John Bachman

John Bachman

Research Interest: Biology

Haiqing Bai

Haiqing Bai

Research Interest: CNa+/K+-ATPase in acute lung injury (ALI) and gene therapy using electroporation

Jonathan Bartko

Jonathan Bartko

Research Interest: Defining hypoxia-induced ER stress signaling networks in the CNS

Richard Bell

Richard Bell

Research Interest: Contribution of lymphatic system to the disease progression of rheumatoid arthritis and investigation of therapeutics to modulate disease progression.

Katherine Best

Katherine Best

Research Interest: Investigation of inflammatory pathways activated during tendon healing.

Sarah Catheline

Sarah Catheline

Research Interest: Role of Runx2 and Sox 9 dysregulation in the development of Osteoarthritis (OA)

Fu Chou

Fu Chou

Research Interest: Investigate the role of AR in radiation therapy and its mediation of DNA damage in the repair pathway. Develop new radiation sensitizer in the treatment of Prostate cancer.

Madison Doolittle

Madison Doolittle

Research Interest: Identification and Characterization of Novel Genetic Determinants of Osteoporosis and Bone Mineral Density (BMD)

Felicia Gilels

Felicia Gilels

Research Interest: Examining the role of Notch receptors during inner ear development

Melissa Glasner

Melissa Glasner

Research Interest: Identification and characterization of solitary chemosensory cells in the salivary gland.

Robert Hoff

Robert Hoff

Research Interest: Obesity, diabetes, and aging

Courtney Kellogg

Courtney Kellogg

Research Interest: Biomedical Sciences

Irina Lerman

Irina Lerman

Research Interest: Molecular mechanisms of prostate carcinogenesis

Allison Li

Allison Li

Research Interest: Regulation of hematopoiesis in the bone marrow microenvironment

Jinbo Li

Jinbo Li

Research Interest: The role of TRAF3 in age-related osteoporosis and sarcopenia

Xi Lin

Xi Lin

Research Interest: OA pathogenesis: how macrophages contribute to localized inflammation through their effect on the lymphatic system.

Chi-Wen Lo

Chi-Wen Lo

Research Interest: Type I diabetes

Xiaoting Ma

Xiaoting Ma

Research Interest: Signal Transduction in cancer research

Olivia Marola

Olivia Marola

Research Interest: Endothelin signaling and inflammatory mechanisms of glaucomatous neurodegeneration

Robert Maynard

Robert Maynard

Research Interest: Characterization of Cped1 and determination of its role in bone metabolism and disease.

Zachary Murphy

Zachary Murphy

Research Interest: Fetal programming of disease, developmental biology

Carlos Ortiz-Bonilla

Carlos Ortiz-Bonilla

Research Interest: Elucidating a potential mechanism of action of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) immunotherapy for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

David Richardson

David Richardson

Research Interest: Neuroinflammation and neurodegenerative disease

Jerry Saunders

Jerry Saunders

Research Interest: Effect of ionizing radiation on the hematopoietic system.

Brianna Shares

Brianna Shares

Research Interest: Determining the role of mitochondria in bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cell osteogenic function

Min Tian

Min Tian

Research Interest: I am interested in the pathology of cancer and metabolism disorder syndromes, such as obesity and diabetes.

David Villani

David Villani

Ronghao Wang

Ronghao Wang

Research Interest: Cancer Biology

Pei-Lun Weng

Pei-Lun Weng

Research Interest: Tissue regeneration and cellular plasticity

Chao Xue

Chao Xue

Research Interest: Cardiovascular development, Notch signalling in Angiogenesis