Hailey Thurston

Hailey Thurston

  • Undergraduate Student

Reprogramming and mechanisms necessary for cell pluripotency.

Amulya Suresh

Amulya Suresh

  • Undergraduate Student

CRISPR-Cas9 Strategy to Generate DOT1L-Deficient Embryonic Stem Cells to Study Pluripotency

Brody Rhodes

Brody Rhodes

Tiny Earth Chem Hub Intern

  • Entering Discovery

Characterizing bacterial isolates from around the world for their spectrum of antibiotic activity

Dija Manly

Dija Manly

  • High School Intern

Modify simple plasmids utilizing simple cloning procedures + analyze plasmids.

Jacky Tian

Jacky Tian

  • Undergraduate Student

Development of motor neurons derived from human stem cells via sectioning, staining, and microscopy

Micah Dombroe

Micah Dombroe

Lab Manager

  • Research Staff

Genomic DNA sequencing and viral production. Facilitate various administrative functions.

Xianghui Xu

Xianghui Xu

Research Scientist

Bioinspired macromolecular and supramolecular strategy for advanced biomaterials.

Min Zhu

MIn Zhu

  • Graduate Student

Nanoparticles for delivery of therapeutic agents and with gene-editing

Sean Palecek

Sean Palecek

Professor

  • Discovery Fellow

Engineering platforms to regulate human pluripotent stem cell differentiation

UW-Madison to be Partner in Center for Cell Manufacturing Technologies

The National Science Foundation has awarded nearly $20 million to a consortium of universities to support a new engineering research center that will develop transformative tools and technologies for the consistent, scalable, and low-cost production of high-quality living therapeutic cells. Several WID investigators are collaborators on the project.

Louise Saraspe

Louise Saraspe

  • Undergraduate Student

In vitro modeling of CAR T cell cytotoxicity, activation, and exhaustion