Research laboratory of Nadav Ahituv, PhD

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Ahituv

Nadav Ahituv, PhD
Professor
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Discovering gene regulatory elements in the human genome and linking mutations within them to specific phenotypes.

Eckalbar

Walter Eckalbar
Assistant Adjunct Professor
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Identifying how changes in the genomic regulatory code can lead to developmental diseases such as limb malformations and scoliosis, using a combination of molecular genetic approaches and bioinformatics.

Inoue

Fumitaka Inoue
Associate Specialist
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Understanding the mode of action of gene regulatory elements that are involved in brain development and disease.

Anat Kreimer

Anat Kreimer
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Joint with Nir Yosef,UCB

Modeling of key regulatory components that drive the response of mammalian cells to stimulation, and the interactions between them using high throughput genomic data.

 

Makki

Ofer Yizhar Barnea
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Studying the coding and non-coding roles of short DNA sequences that were lost during evolution or the onset of a cancerous process.

Matharu

Navneet Matharu
Assistant Researcher
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Understanding the complex nature of regulatory elements and their functional mechanisms for controlling gene expression during development and evolution.

JingJing Zhao
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Computational work on the ENCODE project. Select candidate sequences for functional analyses and carry out computational analyses of results from our massively parallel reporter assays and other genomic assays.
Aki Ushiki
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Understanding the genetic basis for limb morphological diversity and congenital malformations through in vivo functional dissection of cis-regulatory elements.

Serena Tamura
Graduate Student
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Exploring novel treatments for neurodevelopmental and neuropsychiatric disorders by targeting gene regulatory elements with CRISPR based gene editing tools.
Ryan Ziffra
Graduate Student
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Elucidating the epigenetic and gene regulatory programs underlying human neurodevelopment and how their dysfunction may lead to neurodevelopmental disorders.
Gracie Gordon
Graduate Student
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Understanding how non-coding variation influences gene expression in different cellular environments and how these changes contribute to disease.

Lana Harshman
Graduate Student
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Exploring how regulatory elements and chromosomal rearrangements have influenced evolution of mammals and understanding how these changes could have contributed to human specific traits.

Ajuni Sohota
Laboratory Manager
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Exploring functional genomics through a project affiliated with Encode as well as administrative work as the Lab Manager.

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Lu
Peter Lu
Administrative Analyst
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Former lab members

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Hardin
Aaron Hardin
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Clinical Genomics Bioinformatican at Guardant Health

Nadja Makki
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Assistant Professor at University of Florida

Hane Ryu
Graduate Student
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Program Manager and Platform Development Scientist at Invitae
Yao Wang
Yao Wang
Graduate Student
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Graduate student at Tsinghua University

Chenling
Chenling Xiong
Visiting Scholar
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Visiting Scholar at University of California, San Francisco

Booker
Betty Booker
Postdoctoral Fellow
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Applications Research Scientist, Research and Development at Advanced Cell Diagnostics

Murphy
Karl Murphy
Laboratory Manager
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Animal Care Facility Manager at San Francisco State University

Birnbaum

Ramon Birnbaum, PhD
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Junior faculty member at the Department of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Jones
Stacy Jones
Subject Recruiter
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Attending weddings in far off places.

Kim

Mee J. Kim, PhD
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Completed Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics graduate program

Postdoctoral fellowship at the Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute in the Medina and Krauss Labs

Latif

Saziya Latif
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Publications assistant at PLOS ONE

Rizzatti Luison
Marcelo Rizzatti Luizon
Specialist
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Investigating gene regulatory elements and pharmacogenomics

Oksenberg

Nir Oksenberg
PhD student, Biomedical Sciences program (BMS)

Postdoctoral fellow at UC Davis

Smith

Robin P. Smith, PhD
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Health content scientist at 23andMe

VanderMeer

Julia VanderMeer, PhD
Completed PhD from UCSF Biomedical Sciences Program

Senior Science Instructional Designer, UCSF School of Medicine