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PEOPLE et al.

Anna Di Gregorio

Ph.D., Molecular and Cell Biology & Pathology,

Univ. 'Federico II', and Stazione Zool. 'A. Dohrn' Napoli, Italy

Associate Professor

Principal Investigator

Julie Maguire

Ph.D., Rutgers University

Postdoctoral fellow

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The Plant

Active lab member since Day 1. Origin unknown, extremely resistant, wraps around the walls in Anna's office...intruders, beware!

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Yushi Wu

M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, NYU

Junior Research Scientist

Lenny J. Negrón-Piñeiro

B.Sc. in Chemistry, University of Puerto Rico 

Ph.D. Student, Program in Developmental Genetics, NYU 

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Zaneta I. Hwang

B.Sc. in Cell and Molecular Biology, Binghamton University

DDS student, class of 2021

Ludovic De Carle

B.Sc. in Biology, Loyola University of Chicago

DDS student,

class of 2020

Adrienne Jin hua Yu

B.A. in Biology, NYU

DDS student, class of 2022

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Matthew Hwang

B.Sc. in Biology, George Washington University

Master student

The Lab Mascot

Marianna Nibu, Special Guest

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Natalia Caballero

B.Sc. in Biology, Penn State University

DDS student, class of 2019

Robert Ly

B.Sc. in Biochemistry, California State University

DDS student, class of 2022

The Sea Squirts

Simple yet extraordinary Chordates,

we would not be here

without you!

Thanks to all the creative, hard-working, amazing team players who joined our lab over the years.

Mami Takeda, B.S. Univ. of Tsukuba (Japan), Research Technician, first lab member

Yale Passamaneck, Ph.D., WHOI/MIT graduate, first Postdoctoral Fellow

Matthew Dunn, Ph.D., graduate student

Jamie Kugler, Ph.D., graduate student

Izumi Oda-Ishii, Ph.D., Tokyo Metropolitan University

Maira Biggiogero, Ph.D., visiting graduate student from the De Bernardi Lab (University of Milan, Italy)

Diana Jose'-Edwards, Ph.D., graduate student

Pierre Kerner, Ph.D., now junior faculty at CNRS, France

Eamon Monaghan, Research Technician

Lavanya Katikala, Ph.D., Osmania University, Hyderabad (India)

Stefan Gazdoiu, Ph.D., New York University -Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Jordan Thompson, Research Technician, now M.D. (Brown University)

Karina Braslavskaya, Research Technician, now M.D. (St. George's University)

Raymond Li, Research Technician

Jermyn Addy, Research Technician, now M.D. (New York Medical College)

Aakarsha Pandey, Research Technician, now Ph.D. student (Cornell University)

Hima Desai, pre-dental research volunteer, April - August 2016

Po-Lin Yang, NYUCD class of 2020, June – October 2016

Marie Kwok, NYUCD class of 2020, June 2017 – September 2018

Adrienne Jin hua Yu, NYUCD class of 2022, June 2018 - present

Rotation Graduate Students at Weill Cornell

Taya Feldman, Janice Imai, Jennifer Knauss

Undergraduate Alumni

Todd Regnier, Gateway to the Laboratory Summer program, 2004, 2005

Gary Esses, Cornell University, Summer 2006

Erin O'Connor, Gateway to the Laboratory Summer program, 2007

Alessandra Szulc, Cornell University, Summer 2007, 2008

Irina Pyatigorskaya, Hunter College, 2007-2009

Elen Gusman, honors thesis at Hunter College, 06/2012 – 09/2013

Slavena Salve Nissan, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, 12/2012 – 05/2014

Sahana Somasegar, Cornell University, Summer 2013

Victoria Simonne Humphrey, Traveler's Summer Research program, 2013

Gretchen Neymar Marrero Lozada, University of Puerto Rico, Summer 2013

Stella Chin, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, 10/2013 – 05/2014

Lisa Torre, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, 05/2014

Cindy Chou, Honors Thesis at Barnard College, Columbia University, 04/2015 – 05/2016

Cara Chow, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, 04/2015 – 05/2016