Principal Investigator

Yoh-suke Mukouyama
Yoh-suke Mukouyama, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator

Team Members

Krista Gill
Krista Gill B.S.
Scientific Support Staff
Wenling Li
Wenling Li Ph.D.
Staff Scientist
Linda Leatherbury
Linda Leatherbury M.D.
Visiting Pediatric Cardiologist
William Kowalski
William Kowalski Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Shravani Vatti
Shravani Vatti
Postbaccalaureate IRTA
Katherine Lipsius
Katherine Lipsius
Postbaccalaureate IRTA
Yuto Koi
Yuta Koui Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Ryo Sato
Ryo Sato M.D., Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Sara Gonzalez
Sara Gonzalez PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Alumni

Yutaka Uchida, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow and Research Fellow,
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Yutaka Uchida, Ph.D.
is currently a
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology and Cell Biology
at Osaka University School of Medicine, Japan.
Nefthi Sandeep, M.D.
NIH-CNMC Clinical Fellow,
-
Nefthi Sandeep, M.D.
is currently a
Pediatric and Fetal Cardiologist
at Pediatric Cardiology, Northwest Congenital Heart Care.
Jennifer James, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral IRTA,
-
Jennifer James, Ph.D.
is currently a
Biology teacher
at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology.
Izumi Onitsuka, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
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Izumi Onitsuka, Ph.D.
is currently a
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Animal and Avian Sciences
at University of Maryland.
Yoshiaki Kubota, M.D. Ph.D.
Guest Researcher,
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Yoshiaki Kubota, M.D. Ph.D.
is currently a
Professor, Department of Anatomy
at Keio University School of Medicine, Japan.
Jingqiong Hu, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
-
Jingqiong Hu, Ph.D.
is currently a
Professor, in Stem Cell Center
at Wuhan Union Hospital, Hubei, China.
Xuan Chi, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral IRTA,
-
Xuan Chi, Ph.D.
is currently a
Toxicologist, Office of New Drugs, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
at FDA.
Bon-Nyeo Koo, M.D. Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
-
Bon-Nyeo Koo, M.D. Ph.D.
is currently a
Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology
at Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea.
Heesuk Zang, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
-
Heesuk Zang, Ph.D.
is currently a
Partner
at Innovation Consulting Services, Inc..
Steven Kim, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral IRTA Fellow,
-
Steven Kim, Ph.D.
is currently a
Business
at home.
Kevin Wu
Summer Student from JHU,
-
Kevin Wu
is currently a
Undergraduate student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering major
at Johns Hopkins University.
Jessica Choi
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Jessica Choi
is currently a
Graduate Student
at Duke University, Master of Science in Global Health.
Mano Soshi
Guest Researcher,
-
Mano Soshi
is currently a
Student
at Osaka Medical College, Japan.
David Kim
Guest Researcher from Colgate,
-
David Kim
is currently a
Program Coordinator
at The San Francisco Foundation.
Brian Shepherd
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Brian Shepherd
is currently a
Graduate student
at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.
Aleksandra Kazimiera Staniszewska
Guest Research/Student from Aberdeen, U.k.,
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Aleksandra Kazimiera Staniszewska
is currently a
Academic Foundation Programme Trainnee
at Academic Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, U.K..
Aparna Sajja
Summer Student from GW,
-
Aparna Sajja
is currently a
completing the accelerated seven-year BA/MD track
at The George Washington University.
Tomoki Maetani
Guest Researcher/Student from KU, Japan,
-
Tomoki Maetani
is currently a
Resident Doctor
at Kyoto University Hospital, Japan.
Akihiro Kikuya
Guest Researcher/Student from KU, Japan,
-
Akihiro Kikuya
is currently a
Resident Doctor
at Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute Kitano Hospital, Japan.
Suzanne Abdelazim
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
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Suzanne Abdelazim
is currently a
Medical student
at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Ani Nalbandian
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Ani Nalbandian
is currently a
Postdoctoral Residency Fellow
at Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital.
John Hatch
Postbaccalaureate IRTA, Summer student and ARRA-funded Summer Student from UVA,
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John Hatch
is currently a
Graduate student
at Harvard.
Joseph Nam
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Joseph Nam
is currently a
Pediatric dental speciality residency
at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx.
Lansdale Henderson
Guest Researcher/Student,
-
Lansdale Henderson
is currently a
Graduate Student
at Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Bologna, Italy.
Matan Setton
HHMI-NIH Research Scholar from Duke Medical School,
-
Matan Setton
is currently a
Fellow
at Pediatric Cardiology at Boston Children's Hospital.
Joseph Msefya
BRTP Postbaccalaureate IRTA and BRTP Summer student,
-
Joseph Msefya
is currently a
Platoon Leader; Middle School Science Teacher
at MDARNG, HHC 58 EXPED MI BDE; Newport Mill Middle School.
Erin O’Donnell
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Erin O’Donnell
is currently a
Resident Pediatrics
at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Charity Lee
Summer student from UM,
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Charity Lee
is currently a
Medical student
at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
Kosha Soneji
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Kosha Soneji
is currently a
Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician
at Kaiser Permanente, Panorama City.
Michelle Beauregard
Animal Technician,
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Michelle Beauregard
is currently a
Program Manager
at Division of Veterinary Resources at the NIH Animal Center, SoBran Bioscience.
Bernadette Nebus
Animal Technician,
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Bernadette Nebus
is currently a
Supervisor of Primary Cell Manufacturing
at Life Technologies.
Tomoko Yamazaki, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
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Tomoko Yamazaki, Ph.D.
is currently a
Scientist
at Tumor Microenvironment Laboratory, Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, Robert W. Franz Cancer Center, Providence Portland Medical Center.
Yoko Nishinaka-Arai, Ph.D.
Guest Researcher,
-
Yoko Nishinaka-Arai, Ph.D.
is currently a
Postdoctoral Fellow
at Department of Clinical Application, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University, Japan.
Yoshihiko Morisue
Guest Researcher/Student from TU, Japan,
-
Yoshihiko Morisue
is currently a
Medical Student
at Tohoku University Medical School, Japan.
Honomi Kawase
Guest Researcher/Student from NCU, Japan,
-
Honomi Kawase
is currently a
Medical Student
at Nagoya City University Medical School, Japan.
Iris Garcia-Pak
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Iris Garcia-Pak
is currently a
MD/PhD Candidate Student
at UC San Diego School of Medicine.
Rebecca Izen
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Rebecca Izen
is currently a
Graduate Student, Developmental and Regenerative Biology, Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program
at Harvard Medical School.
Ryan Phelps
Summer Student from UCSF,
-
Ryan Phelps
is currently a
Medical Student
at UC San Francisco Medical School.
Aya Kudo
Guest Researcher/Student from KU,
-
Aya Kudo
is currently a
Medical Student
at Kumamoto University, School of Medicine, Japan.
Nathan Burns
Postbaccalaureate IRTA,
-
Nathan Burns
is currently a
Graduate Student in the Molecular Biology Program
at University of Utah.
Mishal Rao
Special Volunteer/Postbaccalaureate,
-
Mishal Rao
is currently a
Graduate Student in the Integrative Systems Biology Graduate Program
at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
Yuya Sato, Ph.D.
Research Fellow,
-
Yuya Sato, Ph.D.
is currently a
Tenure Track Lecturer
at Department of Physiology and Cell Biology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan.
Deepa Mokshagundam, M.D.
NIH-CNMC Clinical Fellow,
-
Deepa Mokshagundam, M.D.
is currently a
Advanced Fellow
at Pediatric Heart Failure and Heart Transplant, St Louis Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatric Cardiology, One Children's Place, St Louis.
Mitsunori Nomura, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow,
-
Mitsunori Nomura, Ph.D.
is currently a
Senior Research Fellow
at Buck Institute, University of California, San Francisco.
Atsufumi Yoshida
Guest Researcher/Student from KU,
-
Atsufumi Yoshida
is currently a
Medical Student
at Kumamoto University, School of Medicine, Japan.
Chang Liu
Visiting Fellow,
-
Chang Liu
is currently a
scientist
at Precision Biosciences, Inc. Durham.
Jeffrey Hayashi
Summer Student,
Jeffrey Hayashi
is currently a
undergraduate
at University of Portland.