Updates from the Laboratory of Stem Cell and Neurovascular Research

2015 Lab News


November 2015

Yosuke will present as a special guest speaker in the 11th symposium “Adult Neurogenesis” Nagoya, Japan.

Yosuke will present in the Institute Lecture Series, Institute for Genetic Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan.

Yosuke will present in Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Faculty & Graduate School of Engineering, Tokyo, Japan.

Yosuke will present in the Institute Seminar Series, Doshisha University Graduate School of Brain Science, Kyoto, Japan.

Yosuke will present in the Department Seminar Series, Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

October 2015

Nefthi’s paper about the angiogenic activity of single ventricle patients with aortopulmonary collateral (APC) vessels has been accepted in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. This is the first paper published in the clinical journal from our lab. Congratulations! 

Tomoko's adult ear skin image showing innervation and vascularization has been awarded as the 8th place in the 2015 Nikon Photomicrography competition. It has been reported in the CNN (http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/14/world/nikon-small-world-photomicrography-bees-2015/). Congratulations!

Tomoko and Jessica presented in the NAVBO Vascular Biology 2015, Boston. Tomoko’s abstract was selected as an oral presentation. She also received a Merit Award. Congratulations!

September 2015

In the 2015 NIH relay, Team “GDBC-Ya”, (Krista, Iris, Rebecca, Antoine/Adelstein lab, Masaki/Strober lab) placed 35th out of 107 teams, with a time of 17:18!

Photo of 2015 NIH relay, Team GDBC-Ya

Wenling, Tomoko and Jessica will present in the 2015 NIH Research Festival.

Yosuke will present in the Rudbeck Lecture Series at Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.

Chang Liu, who received PhD from Dept. of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor: Humphrey Hung-Chang Yao/NIEHS), will join our lab as a visiting fellow. Welcome!

August 2015

Yutaka’s paper about the role of Sema3s-mediated signal in skin lymphangiogenesis has been accepted in Biology Open. Congratulations! 

Nefthi will move to Clinical & Translational Research, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University. Good luck!

Rebecca Izen, who received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin, will join our lab as a postbac student. Welcome!

July 2015

Brian will go to University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center as a gradate student. Good luck!

June 2015

Iris Pak, who received her Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering from Brown University, will join our lab as a postbac student. Welcome!

Aparna Sajja, a medical student from the George Washington University, will join our lab as a summer student. Welcome back!

Yosuke will give the plenary lecture in the 48th Annual Meeting for the Japanese Society of Developmental Biologists 2015, Tsukuba, Japan.

Yosuke will have a talk in the Department Seminar at Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan.

May 2015

David Kim, a student from Colgate University, will join our lab as a special volunteer student. Welcome!

Aleksandra (Ola) Staniszewska, a medical student from University of Aberdeen, UK, will join our lab as a special volunteer student. Welcome!

Jessica and Brian will present in Postbaccalaureate Poster Day 2015. Congratulations to Jessica as a recipient of Outstanding Poster Awards! 

Yosuke will present in the 9th Aso International Meeting, Kumamoto, Japan.

Yosuke will present in the Spring Special Symposium of the Japanese Vascular Biology and Medicine Organization, Osaka, Japan

Yosuke will have a talk in the Department Seminar at Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan

Yosuke will have a talk in the Institute Seminar Series at the International Research Center for Medical Sciences in Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan

Yosuke will have a talk in Developmental & Cell Biology, University of California, Irvine, School of Biological Sciences, Irvine

March 2015

Nefthi’s abstract has been selected to present at the American College of Cardiology 64th Annual Scientific Session in San Diego.

Nefthi, Krista, John and Yosuke are on the LabTV.


Yohsuke Mukouyama LabTv Photo - Updated



Nefthi Sandeep LabTv Photo



Krista Gill LabTv Photo



John Hatch LabTv Photo


January 2015

Nefthi has a baby girl! Congratulations!!

Yosuke will present in the Neurovascular Wiring Symposium in Kyoto, Japan

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