Updates from the Laboratory of Stem Cell and Neurovascular Research
2017 Lab News

December 2017

Chang, Yuya, and Rebecca will present in 10th Developmental Biology Workshop.

Susan Mackem (NCI) and Yosuke will host 10th Developmental Biology Workshop (Mary Lasker Center/Bldg60) featuring Dr. Maria Barna (Stanford).

November 2017

Yosuke has been chosen as the 2017 recipient of the NHLBI DIR Director Award for Learning Environment

Tomoko will move to Providence Portland Medical Center. Good luck!

October 2017

Yosuke will present in Moores Cancer Center, UCSD.

Yuya presented in the GDBC Seminar Series.

Yoshihiko Morisue, a medical student from Tohoku University School of Medicine, will join our lab as a volunteer student. Welcome!

September 2017

Yosuke hosted Dr. Tsutomu Kume (Northwestern) in the NHLBI seminar.

In the 2017 NIH relay (34th Annual Institute Relay), Team "GDBC-Ya", (Krista, Rebecca, Nathan, Yuya, Mitsu/Finkel lab) placed 20th out of 91 teams, with a time of 8:55! Nice work!

Team "GDBC-Ya" at the 2017 NIH relay

Iris will present in the 2017 NHLBI Symposium on Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine.

Iris presenting at the 2017 NHLBI Symposium

Yosuke will present Cell Symposia: Neuro-Immune Axis 2017, Sitges, Spain.

Yosuke is invited to present in Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Bad Nauheim, Germany.

Chang, Yuya, Iris, and Rebecca presented the 2017 NIH DIR Research Festival.

July 2017

The studies on vascular niche signals for NSCs have been accepted in Development. The studies have been mainly done by Yuya and Yutaka. Congratulations!

Nathan Burns, who received his Bachelor of Biochemistry from Miami University, will join our lab as a postbac student. Welcome!

Yoko Nishinaka, who works as a Research Fellow in CiRA, Kyoto University, will join our lab as a guest researcher. Welcome!

Yosuke will present in the International Biomedical Research Seminars in iRCMS, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan.

Yosuke is invited to present at he National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan.

June 2017

Welling, Tomoko, Chang, Yuya, Iris, and Deepa presented the 2017 NHLBI DIR Research Festival. Iris and Deepa were selected in Pitch Presentation Session.

Rebecca will present in the Lymphatic Forum in Chicago. Her abstract has been selected to present a "Nano-Talk" at the Forum.

May 2017

Rebecca will present her work "Characterization of Lymphatic Vessel Development in the Central Nervous System" in Post-bac Poster Day 2017.

Rebecca presenting her work at Poser Day

Yosuke is invited to present in CiRA, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

Wenling and Iris will present in 2017 Weinstein Cardiovascular Development and Regeneration Meeting, Columbus, Ohio

Yosuke will present and serve as a symposium chair in the 50th Annual Meeting for the Japanese Society of Developmental Biologists 2017, Tokyo, Japan

March 2017

Deepa Mokshagundam and Linda Leatherbury from Children's National Heart Institute will join our lab. Welcome!

Honomi Kawase, a medical student from Nagoya City University, School of Medicine, will join our lab as a volunteer student. Welcome!

February 2017

Tomoko’s paper about pericyte development has been accepted in Cell Reports. Congratulations!

January 2017

Yosuke is invited to present in the Spring Lecture Series on Cellular Homeostasis 2017, the University of Southern California