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!
Nicole Clark and Christian Hardoy join us as summer undergraduate researchers. Welcome, Nicole and Christian!
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Outstanding New Investigator Award from the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT).
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Life Sciences Faculty Excellance Award for Outstanding Research Publication from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Nebula Han joins us as a rotation Ph.D. student. Welcome, Nebula!
Dr. Lili Yang receives the Young Investigator Award from the American Association of Immunologists (AAI).
Ryan Wong joins us as a rotation Ph.D. student. Welcome, Ryan!
Yanni Zhu joins us as a postdoc. Welcome, Yanni!
Geoff Pronovost joins us as a rotating Ph.D. student. Welcome, Geoff!
Alice Yang Zhou joins us as a Lab Manager and Research Assistant. Welcome, Alice!
Victor Jiaji Yu and Murphy Feiyang Ma join us as rotating Ph.D. students. Welcome, Victor and Murphy!
Dr. Ryan Yuchen Wang joins us as a postdoc. Welcome, Ryan!
Dr. Lili Yang receives the BSCRC/RHF (Rose Hills Foundation) Research Award.
Charlie Yanride Li from the UCLA/CSST Summer Research Program joins us as a summer student. Welcome, Charlie!
Our Ph.D. student Drake Smith receives a 2nd year renewal of an NIH T32 Tumor Immunology Training Grant pre-doctoral fellowship. Congratulations, Drake!
Drs. Inyoung Choi and Stefano Di Biase join us as postdocs. Welcome, Inyoung and Stefano!
Dr. Lili Yang receives CIRM 2.0 Partnering Opportunity for Translational Research Projects Award. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
Dr. Lili Yang receives 2015 STOP CANCER Research Career Development Award. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
Our PNAS paper on stem cell-engineering iNKT cells is listed as the TOP STORY on the Hematopoiesis News. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
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 ]
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 ]
Dr. Lili Yang Receives CIRM Basic Biology V Exploratory Concepts Award to Study Special Immune Cells. [ Link ] [ PDF ]
Dr. Lili Yang Named as One of the 35 Innovators Under 35 by MIT Technology Review. [ Link ] [ PDF ]