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Tae-Hee Kim, PhD

Senior Scientist
Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program
The Hospital for Sick Children

Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto

Education

Postdoctoral Fellowship
Dr. Ramesh Shivdasani lab
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard University

PhD
Dr. Lee Niswander lab
Cornell University/Sloan Kettering Institute

M.Sc.

Dr. Michael Plewa lab and Dr. Bettina Francis lab
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

B.Sc.
Sungkyunkwan University
South Korea

Research interests
I am interested in genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of gastrointestinal development, stem cells and diseases.

Other interests
I love skiing and biking in the mountains and traveling.

Anastasios Mertzanis, B.Sc.

M.Sc. Candidate
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto

Education

B.Sc. (Honours)
University of Toronto

Research Interests

Stem cell niche in intestinal homeostasis and tumourigenesis.

Other Interests

Guitar/singing , soccer, windsurfing, video games and astrophysics documentaries.

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Ji-Eun Kim, DVM, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program
The Hospital for Sick Children

Education

PhD
Dr. Myung-Haing Cho lab
Seoul National University
DVM
Seoul National University

Research interests
I am interested in immune cell function in gut development and disease.

Other interests
I love traveling and photography.

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Roshane Francis, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Keith Pardee’s Lab
University of Toronto

(Co-supervised by Dr. Tae-Hee Kim)

Education

PhD

Dr.Tae-Hee Kim’s Lab
University of Toronto

B.Sc.
University of Toronto

Research Interests

I am interested in engineering IBD specific biosensors that secrete live biotherapeutics

Other Interests

Science Policy, Science education/outreach, playing the guitar/singing and hiking.

Adrian Loe, B.Sc.

PhD Candidate
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto

Education

BSc (Honours)
University of Toronto

Research Interests

The epigenetic regulations involved in gastric cancer and development.

Other Interests

Listening to music and eating food.

Tyanna Supreme, B.Sc.

M.Sc. Candidate
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto

Education

B.Sc.
San Jose State University

Research Interests

Immune cell function during development of gastric cancer.

Other Interests

I love the gym, water polo and watching the NBA.

Yan Qin

Undergraduate Research Student

Education

B.Sc. (In Progress)
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto

Research Interests

The role of chromatin modifiers in gastric cancer.

Other Interests

Playing cello and ping pong.