News

07/18/2017
Our paper on miR-146a regulation of TH17 differentiation and autimmunity is accepted to publish on the Journal of Clinical Investigation. Congratulations to all the authors, in particular to the co-first authors Bo Li and Shirley Wang!

07/05/2017
Nicole Clark and Christian Hardoy join us as summer undergraduate researchers. Welcome, Nicole and Christian!

05/11/2017
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Outstanding New Investigator Award from the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT).

05/01/2017
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Life Sciences Faculty Excellance Award for Outstanding Research Publication from the University of California, Los Angeles.

03/27/2017
Nebula Han joins us as a rotation Ph.D. student. Welcome, Nebula!

01/31/2017
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Young Investigator Award from the American Association of Immunologists (AAI).

01/02/2017
Ryan Wong joins us as a rotation Ph.D. student. Welcome, Ryan!

11/01/2016
Yanni Zhu joins us as a postdoc. Welcome, Yanni!

09/19/2016

Geoff Pronovost joins us as a rotating Ph.D. student. Welcome, Geoff!

09/08/2016
Our paper on propagating humanized BLT mice for the study of human immunotherapy is published online on the journal of Stem Cells and Development. Congratulations to all the authors, in particular to the first author Drake Smith! [ Link ] [ PDF ]

09/01/2016
Alice Yang Zhou joins us as a Lab Manager and Research Assistant. Welcome, Alice!

08/29/2016
Victor Jiaji Yu and Murphy Feiyang Ma join us as rotating Ph.D. students. Welcome, Victor and Murphy!

08/01/2016
Dr. Ryan Yuchen Wang joins us as a postdoc. Welcome, Ryan!

07/06/2016
Dr. Lili Yang receives the BSCRC/RHF (Rose Hills Foundation) Research Award.

07/05/2016
Charlie Yanride Li from the UCLA/CSST Summer Research Program joins us as a summer student. Welcome, Charlie!

06/11/2016
Our Ph.D. student Drake Smith receives a 2nd year renewal of an NIH T32 Tumor Immunology Training Grant pre-doctoral fellowship. Congratulations, Drake!

06/01/2016
Drs. Inyoung Choi and Stefano Di Biase join us as postdocs. Welcome, Inyoung and Stefano!

03/23/2016
Dr. Lili Yang receives CIRM 2.0 Partnering Opportunity for Translational Research Projects Award. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
02/17/2015
Dr. Lili Yang receives 2015 STOP CANCER Research Career Development Award. [ Link ] [ PDF ]

01/27/2015
Our PNAS paper on stem cell-engineering iNKT cells is listed as the TOP STORY on the Hematopoiesis News. [ Link ] [ PDF ]

01/20/2015
Our paper on stem cell-engineered invariant natural killer T (iNKT) cells is published online on PNAS. Congratulations to all the authors, in particular to the first author Drake Smith! [ Link ]

10/09/2015
Dr. Lili Yang Receives NIH Director’s New Innovator Award for Developing New Ways to Use Blood Stem Cells to Attack Cancer. [ Link ] [ Link ] [ PDF ]

01/29/2014
Dr. Lili Yang Receives CIRM Basic Biology V Exploratory Concepts Award to Study Special Immune Cells. [ Link ] [ PDF ]

2007
Dr. Lili Yang Named as One of the 35 Innovators Under 35 by MIT Technology Review. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
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