Principal Investigator

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Stephanie Seidlits, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Bioengineering, University of California, Los Angeles
M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin
B.S., Rice University

Research Areas: cell and tissue engineering, neural tissue engineering, spinal cord injury, glioblastoma multiforme, extracellular matrix, hyaluronic acid, biomaterials, hydrogels, signal transduction, lentiviral vectors, gene therapy

seidlits@ucla.edu

Post-Doctoral Researchers

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Soniya Bastola, Ph.D.

Ph.D., University of Alabama Birmingham (Cancer Biology)

B.A., Wesleyan College (Biology)

Research Areas: glioblastoma, tumor vasculature


Jessica Chen

Jessica Chen, Ph.D.

Ph.D., University of Michigan (Biomedical Engineering)

B.S., University of Southern California (Biomedical Engineering)

Research Areas: glioblastoma, neurosurgery


Ze Zhong (Bill) Wang, Ph.D.

Ze Zhong (Bill) Wang, Ph.D.

M.S., Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis (Biomedical Engineering)

B.S., University of California, San Diego (Bioengineering)

Research Areas: brain-on-a-chip models, neural stem cells, biomaterials


wangzezhong@ucla.edu

Ph.D. Student Researchers

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Rebecca Bierman, M.S.

M.S., University of California, Los Angeles, Bioengineering

B.S., Georgia State University, Neuroscience

Research Areas: spinal cord injury, conductive hydrogels, neural stem cell therapies


rbierman1@ucla.edu

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Joyce Huang, M.S.

M.S., University of Washington (Bioengineering)

B.S., University of Washington (Bioengineering)


rbierman1@ucla.edu

Josh Karam

Joshua Karam

B.S., University of California, Riverside, Bioengineering

Research Areas: hyaluronic acid hydrogels, neural stem cells, spinal cord injury


joshkaram@ucla.edu

Jesse Liang

Jesse Liang

B.S., University of California, Los Angeles, Bioengineering

Research Areas: oligodendrocyte differentiation, biomimetic hydrogels


jesse.liang92@gmail.com

Alireza Sohrabi

Alireza Sohrabi, M.S.

M.S., University of Twente (Chemical Engineering)

B.S., Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran Polytechnic (Polymer Chemistry)

Research Areas: glioblastoma, biomaterials, cell migration


asohrabi@ucla.edu

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Jing Wang, M.S.

M.S., Columbia University (Biomedical Engineering)

B.S., University of Missouri-Columbia (Biological Engineering)

B. Eng., East China University of Science and Technology (Bioengineering)

Research Areas: glioblastoma, biomaterials, tumor vasculature


Masters Student Researchers

Gevick Safarians

Gevick Safarians

B.S., University of California, Los Angeles (Neuroscience)

Research Areas: neuroengineering, glioblastoma, extracellular matrix, treatment resistance


sgevick@ucla.edu

Undergraduate Student Researchers

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Christopher Anisi

Sohib Ezubeik

Sohib Ezubeik

Jeremy Huang

Jeremy Huang

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Isabella Rosenzweig

Mayilone

Mayilone Sathialingam

Breahna Singer

Breahna Singer

Past Lab Members

Postdoctoral Researchers

Christopher Walthers, Ph.D. (2017)

 

Ph.D. Student Researchers

Arshia Ehsanipour, Ph.D. (2019)

Weikun Xiao, Ph.D. (2019)

 

M.S. Student Researchers

Bernardo Maximiliano Garduño, M.S. (2019)

Alexis Morrison Litke, M.S. (2018)

Magdalena Morysewicz, M.S. (2015)

 

Undergraduate Student Researchers

Tasha Aboufadel (2016)

Oyindamola Akinnusi (2019)

Eunice Alvarado (2020)

Aishani Ataliwala (2016)

Mabel Chen (2020)

Peter Cho (2017, Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program)

Phillip Cox (2017)

Robel Dagnew (2016)

Sarahi Garza (2020)

Elnaz Guivatchian (2020)

Michael Hashimoto (2018)

Carolyn Kim (2018)

Tiffany Kyu (2017)

Amelia Lao (2018)

Qingyang Li (2017)

Sihan (Venus) Liu (2018)

Peipei Lyu (2017)

Kajal Maran (2020)

Jaimie Mayner (2016)

Nadia Mortezagholi (2017)

Tommy Nguyen (2018)

Bianca Onyekwere (2019)

Armando Puente (2017)

Laila Rad (2020)

Sara Rashidi (2017)

Savannah Shumock (2020)

Itay Solomon (2020)

Ryan Stoutamore (2017)

Catherina (Songping) Sun (2017)

Zachary Tom (2018)

Ryan Tsang (2019)

Joseph Tsung (2017)

Shanshan Wang (2019)

Alexander Wu (2016)

Xiancheng Wu (2015)

Julius Yee (2017)

Wutong Yu (2019)

Meagan Yuen (2016)

Rongyu Zhang (2018)