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Clifford Research Lab Staff

Current Clifford Research Lab Members

Clifford Research Lab - Jane Azizkhan-Clifford

Jane Azizkhan-Clifford, PhD
Résumé
Principal Investigator
Professor and Chair of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
PhD (1978), Developmental & Cellular Biology, University of Maryland


Clifford Research Lab - Bez Torabi

Bez Torabi
Graduate Student
Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
BS (2003), Biology, Bucknell University
Research focus: I am interested in Sp1-mediated regulation of autophagy and apoptosis in response to DNA damage.


Clifford Research Lab - Kate Beishline

Kate Beishline
Graduate Student
Biochemistry
BS (2007), Biochemistry, University of the Sciences
Research focus: I am studying the transcriptional and non-transcriptional role of transcription factor Sp1 in the DNA damage response.


Clifford Research Lab - Diane Keene

Diane Keene
Graduate Student
Molecular Pathology
BS (2005), Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University
Research focus: I am interested in radiation-induced progression of breast cancer from pre-malignant DCIS to a malignant phenotype.


Clifford Research Lab - Ying Hui

Ying Hui
Graduate Student
Biochemistry
BS (2008), Biotechnology, China Pharmaceutical University
Research focus: I am studying the role of Sp1 in the regulation of autophagy.


Clifford Research Lab - Oleg Alekseev

Oleg Alekseev
MD/PhD Student
Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
BS (2007), Biochemistry, Bates College
Research focus: I am interested in the role of the DNA damage response in the progression of herpes simplex esophagitis.


Clifford Research Lab - Vladimir Limonnik

Vladimir Limonnik
Undergraduate Student
Drexel University
Research focus: I am studying the role of Sp1 in the mTOR pathway.

 
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Former Clifford Research Lab Members

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Chung Kim
  • Elena Sorokina
  • Ekaterina Cerchar
  • Gina Schmidt
  • Gerry Johnson

Graduate Students

  • Andrew Ippolito
  • Sameer Kalghatgi

MD/PhD Students

  • Crystal Kelly
  • Beatrix Oloffson

Medical Students

  • Pavan Malur
  • Joel Jones
  • James McCaffrey
  • Chris Wahal

Interdepartmental Medical Science (IMS) Students

  • Ji Yoon Kim
  • Garrett Bassett

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Image related to Clifford Lab research about the regulation of gene expression and cell proliferation as they relate to cancer.