May 25, 2017: Mo gave a talk in Mayo Clinic on " Stem Cell-derived Organoids: New Technologies to Advance Human Liver Biology and Medicine".
May issue of Cell Systems 2017: Read in Cell Systems Voices : How we think about "Circuit Design", "Synthetic Biology" and "Encoding Collective Behavior"! http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2405471217301850
May 2017. Our paper entitled "A New Positive Feedback Circuit in the Fibrosis-Cancer Axis for Male Livers" was published.
April 2017: Suyen presented successfully her thesis. She was a student of Barrett the Honors College at Arizona State University. Her thesis was focused on self-organization of biliary organogenesis. Congratulations Suyen!
March, 2017: Shay defended successfully for her master thesis on GATA6 and cell fate reprogramming! Congratulations Shay!
Feb 15-17, 2017: We participated at Mayo Clinic Symposium on Regenerative Medicine and Surgery.
Feb 2017, Mo was awarded New Investigator Award from Arizona Biomedical Research Council. The award will help us to study regenerative processes in liver.
Jan 2017 , The lab was awarded "Mayo Clinic Accelerated Regenerative Medicine award" from Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic. This is the renewal of our 2016 award.
Oct 2016 Jeremy and Mo attend the 2016 Symposium on Organoids in Heidelburg, Germany, to deliver updates on their research. To learn more about the event see this link: http://www.embo-embl-symposia.org/symposia/2016/EES16-07/
Sep 2016 ASU Academic Calendar begins as Mo begins his class: BME 494: Molecular Medicine
Sep 2016 Ryan LeGraw joins the Ebrahimkhani lab and PhD program. Ryan has researched at Northwestern University as well as the Massachusetts General Hospital
Aug 2016 Farzaneh begins her PhD program in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering after researching at Oklahoma State University
March 2016 Mo co-chairs the tissue engineering session at Keystone Symposium for Stem Cells and Regeneration in Digestive Organs
March 2016 Shay has decided to tackle a master thesis on dynamics of stem cells! She has been working at ASU Mars Space Flight Facility
Feb 2016 & March 2016 Mo gives talks at Keystone Symposiums in tissue fibrosis and stromal cells in immunity as well as Stem cells and regeneration in digestive organs
Feb 2016 Mo discussed the lab research program at ASU Biological Engineering Seminar Series
Jan 2016 , The lab was awarded " Mayo Clinic Accelerated Regenerative Medicine award" from Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic.
Jan 2016 Our paper published in Nature Communication!
Jan 2016 Jeremy started his PhD in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering to investigate liver organoids. He joins us from MIT.
Jan 2016 Sharanya joined the lab as postdoctoral research assistant. Sharanya is coming from University of Houston, center for nuclear receptors and cell signalings where she studied zebrafish liver.