Stem Cell Self-Renewal & Asymmetry

Christensen, Sean Ryan

Research Interests: Molecular mechanism of skin cancer development; Regulation of protein translation in keratinocytes; Regulation of keratinocyte stem cells and tumor initiating cells within precancerous field lesions

Clinical Interests: skin cancer; Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction; squamous cell carcinoma; basal cell carcinoma; melanoma; rare skin tumors; high-risk skin tumors; photodynamic therapy

  • Appt: (203) 785-3466

Flavell, Richard A

Research Interests: Animal Models; Autoimmunity; Diabetes; Gene Expression; Gene Transfer; Genes; Immune System; Lyme Borreliosis Or Lyme Disease; Molecular Cellular Entities; Recombinant DNA; Transgenic Animals; Autoimmunity; Knockout Mice; Lyme Disease; T Cell Lineages; Tolerance; Transgenic Mice

  • Office: (203) 737-2216

Guo, Shangqin

Research Interests: Cell fate control; Reprogramming; Hematopoietic stem and progenitors; Leukemogenesis; Cell cycle; live-cell imaging

    Ivanova, Natalia B.

    Research Interests: Embryonic and somatic stem cells; Vertebrate development; Functional genomics; Systems biology

      Kupfer, Gary

      Research Interests: Genomic instability; Development of cancer; Genetic syndrome Fanconi anemia (FA); Viral protein enhancement of cancer therapeutics

      Clinical Interests: Pediatric oncology; genetic markers for diagnosis, prognosis, staging and tracking disease in patients.

      • Office: (203) 785-4640
      • Appt: (203) 785-4640

      Lin, Haifan

      Research Interests: Stem cell RNA-mediated epigenetic programming, post-transcriptional regulation

      Clinical Interests: Stem cell research

      • Office: (203) 785-6239
      • Lab: (203) 785-6215

      Lu, Jun

      Research Interests: Non-coding RNAs in blood stem cell differentiation and malignancies; MicroRNA-mediated control of embryonic stem cell fates; MicroRNA mechanisms

      • Office: (203) 737-3426

      Reinke, Valerie

      Research Interests: Functional genomic analysis of global gene expression mechanisms; C. elegans germline development; Germline stem cells

      • Office: (203) 785-5228

      Slack, Frank J

      Research Interests: microRNA; aging; cancer biology; development; RNA; c. elegans

        Weatherbee, Scott Donald

        Research Interests: Limb development; Developmental genetics; Organogenesis; Mouse genetics; Signaling pathways; Embryogenesis

          Zhong, Weimin

          Research Interests: asymmetric cell division; differentiation; neurogenesis; progenitor cell; self-renewal; stem cell

          • Office: (203) 432-9233