Lab Members

Darrell Darrell Kotton, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine
Andrew Andrew Wilson, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, The Alpha-1 Center
Laertis Laertis Ikonomou, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Faculty

Finn Finn Hawkins, MB BCh
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Jean Jyh-Chang Jean
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Laboratory Staff

Derek Derek Liberti
Lab Manager, Kotton Lab and Center for Regenerative Medicine
Education:
Boston University – BA Biology/Economics
Research Interests:
Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Maria Maria Serra, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Kotton Lab
MJ Mohamed Jamal, DMD
Research Fellow, Kotton Lab
Education:
Boston University – Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Research Interests:
Directed differentiation of human iPS cells into endothelial cells
Anita Anita Kurmann, M.D.
Research Fellow, Kotton Lab

Graduate Students

Katie Katie Benson
PhD Student, Program in Molecular Medicine, Kotton Lab
Education:
Carleton College – BA Chemistry
Research Interests:
Lung injury and repair, lineage specification of lung epithelial cells, in vitro modeling of lung epithelium
kbenson@bu.edu
Anjali Anjali Jacob
MD/PhD Student, Program in Molecular Medicine, Kotton Lab
Education:
Boston University – BA Medical Science
Research Interests:
Directed differentiation of human and mouse iPS to type II pneumocytes
George George Kwong
PhD Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Kotton Lab
Keri Keri Dame
PhD Student, Program in Genetics and Genomics, Ikonomou Lab
Education:
University of Southern Maine – BA Biology
Research Interests:
Lung progenitor specification and development
Keri Shawn Medford
Masters Student, Materials Science and Engineering, Ikonomou Lab

Undergraduate Students

Sinead Sinead Nguyen
Kotton Lab

Alumni

Geordie Geordie Lonza
Wilson Lab
Reeti Reeti Sanghrajaka
Ikonomou Lab
Steven Steven Cincotta
Ikonomou Lab
Alina Alina Razak
Ikonomou Lab
Billy Billy Law
Ikonomou Lab
Julie Julie Payne, MD
Wilson Lab
Michael Michael Persaud
Ikonomou Lab
Amulya Amulya Iyer
Kotton Lab
Bess Bess Rosen
Ikonomou Lab
Greg Greg McElroy
Wilson Lab
Emily Emily Porter
Wilson Lab
Letty Letty Kwok
Kotton Lab
Bradley Bradley Phelan, PhD
Kotton Lab
Constantina Constantina Christodoulou, PhD
Kotton Lab
Tyler Tyler Longmire, PhD
Kotton Lab
Chris Chris Ford
Kotton Lab
Amel Amel Omari
Kotton Lab

Aba Somers, M.D.
Jenny Jean
Asha Anandaiah, M.D.
Sara R. Greenhill, M.D.
Sarah J. Ohle
Julia Hui
Gabi Horowitz

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