Our Team:

Faculty

DarrellDarrell Kotton, MD
David C. Seldin Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine

dkotton at bu.edu

Darrell’s 2017 CV: click here

FinnFinn Hawkins, MB BCh
Assistant Professor of Medicine

hawk at bu.edu

jeanJyh-Chang Jean, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Hector Marquez Picture[3]Hector Marquez, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

hemarque at bu.edu

Laboratory Staff

Marally VedaieMarally Vedaie
Lab Technician

DylanDylan Thomas
Lab Technician

Post-Doctoral Fellows

KillianKillian Hurley, MD, PhD
Pulmonary Fellow
Education: Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland 
Research Interests:
Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency lung disease modeling with iPS cells

killianh at bu.edu

B26C0DFB-E0E9-45B4-8E3C-06E3F02098DD[8]Konstantinos Alysandratos, MD
Pulmonary Fellow

Education: Graduate: University of Athens
Medical School: University of Athens School of Health Sciences
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Research Interests: Pathogenesis of familial interstitial lung diseases and IPF

kalysa at bu.edu

79865BFB-3C07-4565-8E84-5FCE788D1D80[4]Michael Herriges, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow

Education: PhD: University of Pennsylania
Research Interests:
 Regulation of lung progenitor fates during development and after lung epithelial injuries

herriges at bu.edu

 

Katie

Katie McCauley, PhD
Education: Carleton College – BA Chemistry; Boston University – PhD Molecular Medicine
Research Interests:
 Lineage specification of lung epithelial cells, modeling of lung disease and development with iPS cells
kbenson at bu.edu

Graduate Students

18446568_10155038443607559_7091818782773428753_nAnjali Jacob
MD/PhD Student, Program in Molecular Medicine
Education: Boston University – BA Medical Science
Research Interests:
Directed differentiation of pluripotent stem cells to type II pneumocytes

DSC_1435 Kwong, George_ppGeorge Kwong
PhD Student, Program in Biomedical Engineering
Education: University of California, Berkeley-BS Biomedical and Electrical Engineering
Research Interests:
 Tissue engineering of vascular smooth muscle, endothelium, and vascular cell sheets from iPS cells

Yuliang_Leon_Sun[2]Leon Sun
MD/PhD Student, Program in Molecular Medicine
Education: University of Wisconsin Madison- BS Biochemistry
Research Interests: 
Disease modeling of childhood interstitial lung disease in iPSC-derived type II pneumocytes
ysun35 at bu.edu

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