Tissue-Specific Stem Cells & Therapy

Agaisse, Herve Francois

Research Interests: Host/pathogen interaction; Shigella; Chlamydia; Vaccinia virus; Listeria; Dissemination; Actin-based motility; Non-vesicular lipid trafficking; Tyrosine kinase signaling; Type III secretion system

    Bender, Jeffrey R.

    Research Interests: Inflammatory, Immune, Metabolic and Hormonal Effects on the Endothelium

    Clinical Interests: Clinical cardiology; preventive cardiology

    • Office: (203) 737-2223
    • Appt: (203) 737-2223

    Bennett, Anton M.

    Research Interests: Signal transduction; Protein tyrosine phosphatases; Cancer; Diabetes; Obesity; Muscle stem cells; Muscular dystrophy

    • Office: (203) 737-2441
    • Lab: (203) 785-4395

    Cantley, Lloyd Garnet

    Research Interests: Nephrology; Acute Kidney Injury; Physiology and integrative medical biology; Epithelial cell migration and morphogenesis; Epithelial cell adhesion; Migration; Branching tubulogenesis

    Clinical Interests: Glomerulonephritis; vasculitis; electrolyte disorders

    • Office: (203) 785-4186
    • Lab: (203) 785-7111

    Cheng, Yung-Chi

    Research Interests: Cancer; Viral chemotherapy; Chinese herbs; Chinese medicine

    • Office: (203) 785-7118
    • Lab: (203) 785-7119

    Chupp, Geoffrey Lowell

    Research Interests: Pathogenesis of airway diseases with a focus on asthma and asthma severity; Chitinases in the development and severity of asthma; Expression and genotype-phenotype relationships of novel inflammatory molecules

    Clinical Interests: Airways diseases, including asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD); eosinophilic lung diseases, including allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, eosinophilic pneumonias, Churg Strauss Syndrome; cardiopulmonary exercise testing; pulmonary function testing

    • Office: (203) 785-3627
    • Lab: (203) 737-5413
    • Appt: (203) 785-4198

    Greco, Valentina

    Research Interests: Organ regeneration in vertebrate systems; Stem cells; Stem cell niche organization; Cancer

      Guo, Shangqin

      Research Interests: Cell fate control, reprogramming, hematopoietic stem and progenitors, leukemogenesis, cell cycle, live-cell imaging

        Halene, Stephanie

        Research Interests: Hematopoiesis; Myeloid differentiation; Leukemia; Myelodysplasia

        Clinical Interests: Leukemia; myelodysplasia; myeloproliferative disorders; polycythemia; thrombocytosis; thrombocytopenia; sickle cell disease; thrombosis; coagulation

        • Appt: (203) 200-4363

        Hammarlund, Marc

        Research Interests: Axon regeneration and degeneration; Neuronal plasticity; Femtosecond laser surgery; C. elegans neurobiology

          Herzog, Erica Lyndrup

          Research Interests: Pulmonary fibrosis; Semaphorins; Regulatory T cells; Plexin C1; Bioengineering

          Clinical Interests: Interstitial lung disease, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, scleroderma, sarcoidosis, diffuse parenchymal lung disease

          • Office: (203) 785-3627
          • Appt: (203) 785-4198

          Huttner, Anita Juliane

          • Office: (203) 737-5601

          Kocsis, Jeffery Donald

          Research Interests: Transplantation-based approaches toward restoration; Preservation of function in the injured central nervous system; Axonal regeneration; Cell transplantation; Ion channels; Nerve injury; Remyelination; Spinal cord injury

          • Office: (203) 937-3802

          Krause, Diane S

          Research Interests: Bone Marrow Transplantation; Stem Cells; Cell and Molecular Hematology; Leukemia

          Clinical Interests: Transfusion medicine; stem cell transplantation; stem cell processing; apheresis

          • Office: (203) 737-1678

          Pober, Jordan Stuart

          Research Interests: Immunobiology of vascular endothelial cells; Cytokine actions and mechanisms; Transplantation immunology

          • Office: (203) 737-2292

          Qyang, Yibing

          Research Interests: Heart; Stem cell; ES cell; iPS cell; Physiology; Tissue engineering; Small molecule; Patient; Disease; Cardiovascular

            Redmond Jr., D. Eugene

            Research Interests: Dopamine; Fetal Neural Tissue; Gene Therapy; MPTP Primate Model; Neural Grafts; Parkinson's Disease; Stem Cell

            • Office: (203) 785-4432

            Rizzolo, Lawrence James

            Research Interests: Retinal disease; Tight junctions; Outer blood-retinal barrier; Epithelia; Human embryonic stem cells; Bio/tissue engineering; Medical education

            Clinical Interests: Medical education

            • Office: (203) 785-6277
            • Lab: (203) 785-6987

            Rodeheffer, Matthew S

            Research Interests: Genomics; Stem Cells

              Ruddle, Nancy Hartman

              Research Interests: Cell trafficking and inflammation in autoimmunity and lymphoid organ development

                Sasaki, Masanori

                Research Interests: Cell Transplantation for Spinal Cord Injury and CNS diseases

                  Shlomchik, Warren D

                  Research Interests: Mechanisms of antigen presentation; T cell effector function; Regulation of Graft-vs.-Host Disease and Graft-vs.-Leukemia

                  Clinical Interests: Bone marrow transplant

                  • Office: (203) 737-2478
                  • Appt: (203) 200-4363

                  Strazzabosco, Mario

                  Research Interests: Epithelial Cell Biology, Pathophysiology of Diseases of the Biliary Tree, Liver Cell Therapy, Treatment of Liver Cancer

                  Clinical Interests: liver transplantation; liver cancer; liver cirrhosis; biliary tract diseases and cholestasis; primary biliary cirrhosis; primary sclerosing cholangitis

                  • Office: (203) 737-6060
                  • Appt: (203) 785-4138

                  Wysolmerski, John Joseph

                  Research Interests: Parathyroid hormone-related protein; Calcium sensing receptor; Breast development; Lactation; Osteoporosis; Bone metastases

                  Clinical Interests: Osteoporosis; metabolic bone diseases; osteomalacia; Paget's disease; disorders of calcium metabolism; disorders of vitamin D metabolism; hyperparathyroidism; hypoparathyroidism; parathyroid adenomas; parathyroid cancer; endocrine cancers

                  • Appt: (203) 737-1932