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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Minsoo Kim
Minsoo Kim, Ph.D.
Phone: (585) 276-3917
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Research Interest: Innate and adaptive immune responses and cancer immunotherapy


Kihong Lim
Kihong Lim, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Phone: (585) 273-1435
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Research Interest: Innate immunity in influenza infection, Regulation of immune responses via trail formation

Postdoctoral Scholars

Yeonsun Hong
Yeonsun Hong, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Associate
Research Interest: Identification of key factors for immune cell activity (ex. T cell migration and MDSC differentiation) using the CRISPR-CAS9 system

Research Staff

Sarah Chaudhary
Sarah Chaudhary
Undergraduate Technical Assistant
Hye-Ran Kim
Hye-Ran Kim
Staff Scientist

Graduate Students

Andrea Amitrano
Andrea Amitrano, M.S.
PWD Cell Biology of Disease Ph.D. Program
T32 Predoctoral Training Program in Immunology
Research Interest: T cell metabolism in the tumor microenvironment
Ma Rie Kim
Research Interest: Role of the blood microbiota in systemic inflammation
Cooper Sailer
Research Interest: Using optogenetics to explore chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell effector function in solid tumors