Lab Members

 Current Lab Members 


Dr. David H. Raulet, Ph.D.




Esther and Wendy Schekman Chair in Basic Cancer Biology

Professor of Immunology and Pathogenesis

Faculty Director of Immunotherapeutics and Vaccine Research Initiative

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

Education: Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Ph.D. Biology;
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor: B.S. Microbiology
http://mcb.berkeley.edu/faculty/IMM/rauletd.html

 

 

Ife Desamours Adeyeri

Cristina Blaj

Curtis Hodge

Kristen Huang

Alexander Kim

Georgia Kirn

Djem Kissiov

Monisha Lensink-Vasan

Rutger Luteijn

Jonathan Li

Issy Lin

Amy Mao

Assaf Marcus

Chris Nicolai

Liberty Onia

Ishan Paranjpe

Chloe Slichter

Thornton Thompson

Troy Trevino

Jiaxi (Jessica) Wang

Natalie Wolf

Johannes Wolff

Chris Yang

Irisa Zhang

Lily Zhang, M.S.

 

 

Lab Manager

 

 

Lily Zhang

Position: Lab Manager

Education: Nankai University: B.S. Biochemistry
Peking Union Medical College: M.S. Molecular Biology

Project: T-cell receptor rearrangement
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Postdoctoral Researchers

 

Curtis Hodge

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher

EducationUniversity of Alberta, Ph.D Biochemistry

Project: Senescence and Innate Immunity

Contact: curtishod@berkeley.edu

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Rutger Luteijn

PositionPostdoctoral Researcher

Education: Utrecht University, Ph.D Infection & Immunity

Project: Senescence and Innate Immunity

Contact: rdluteijn@berkeley.edu

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Assaf Marcus

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: Weizmann Institute of Science, Ph.D Immunology
Project: NK adaptive immunity

Contactassafm@berkeley.edu

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Chloe Slichter

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Education: University of Washington, Ph.D Pathobiology
Project: NK cell activation in pediatric tumors

Contactcslichter@berkeley.edu

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Graduate Student Researchers

 

Djem Kissiov

Position: Graduate Student
Education: Carleton College, B.A. 
Project: Regulation of NK inhibitory receptors

Contactkissiovd@berkeley.edu

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Chris Nicolai

Position: Graduate Student

Education: University of Washington: B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology
Project: Cellular mechanisms of tumor clearance by Natural Killer cells and novel NK cell activating ligands.
Contact:
cnicolai@berkeley.edu

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Thornton Thompson

Position: Graduate Student
Education: University of Cambridge: M.Phil. Medical Sciences (Oncology); University of Kansas: B.S. Cellular Biology
Project: Crosstalk between macrophages and NK cells in infections and tumors
Contact
thornton.thompson@berkeley.edu

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Undergraduates

 

Ife Desamours Adeyeri

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: Microbial Biology at University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Mentor: Assaf Marcus

Contact: idesamours@berkeley.edu

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Alexander Kim

 

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Project: Investigating RAE-1ε induction on tumor-infiltrating endothelial cells

Mentor: Thornton Thompson

Contact: abk2395@berkeley.edu

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Georgia Kirn

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Mentor: Chris Nicolai

Contact: gkirn@berkeley.edu

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 Jonathan Li

 

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Project: Positive and Negative Regulation of NKG2D Mediated Immunosurveillance

Mentor: Thornton Thompson

 

 

Contact: jonathan.li@berkeley.edu

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Issy Lin


Position: Secretary, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Education: Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Project: Senescence and innate immunity

Mentor: Curtis Hodge

Contact: issy7081@berkeley.edudhrsec@berkeley.edu

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Amy Mao

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Mentor: Assaf Marcus

Contact: ajmao@berkeley.edu

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Ishan Paranjpe


Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: Chemical Biology, University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Mentor: Djem Kissiov

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Jiaxi (Jessica) Wang

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Project: Desensitization of gamma delta T cells through chronic interaction with lymph node endothelial cells expressing RAE-1

Mentor: Thornton Thompson

Contact: jwang927@berkeley.edu

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Chris Yang

Position: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Education: University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Project: NK Adaptive Immunity

Mentor: Assaf Marcus

Contact: chrisdyang@berkeley.edu

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Irisa Zhang

Position: Undergraduate Lab Assistant

Education: University of California, Berkeley, in progress.

Contact: irisaz@berkeley.edu

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Past Lab Members

Lina Alfonso

Michele Ardolino, Ph.D.

David Asarnow, Ph.D.

Jeanne Baker, Ph.D.

Lawrence Bai

Jennifer Beck, B.S. 
Mark Bix, Ph.D.
Mike Blakesley

Nick Cacalano, Ph.D.
James Carlyle, Ph.D.

Mabel Chan, Ph.D.
Arthur Chiu
Augustine Choy
Mark Coles, Ph.D.

Tobey Colston
Laura Corral, Ph.D.
Isabel Correa, Ph.D.
Jackie Dailey

Weiwen Deng, Ph.D.                                
Frederic Delebecque, Ph.D.
Andreas Diefenbach, Ph.D.

Peter Dietzen
Jeffrey Dorfman, Ph.D.

Elizabeth Ellis-Falik                                

Crystal Feng
Nadine Fernandez, Ph.D.
Stephan Gasser, Ph.D.
Aimee Ginley, M.S.
Jacki Goldman, Ph.D.

Benjamin Gowen, Ph.D.
April Griffith, B.A.
Nadia Guerra, Ph. D.
Thomas Hanke, Ph.D.                              

Oliver Haworth, Ph.D.

William Harkin

Werner Held, Ph.D.             

Matthew Holsti, Ph.D.                        

Lucas Horan, Ph.D.                                  

Jen Hsia, B.A.                                             

Joy Hsu

Yun-Hui (Henry) Hsiang, Ph.D.               

Ben Hsiung, B.S.

Alex Iannello, Ph. D.                                 

Patricia Isnard, Ph.D.                                

Ben Jackson

Alyssa Jaffer                                              

Amanda Jamieson, Ph.D.                        

Eric Jensen, Ph.D.

Nathalie Joncker, Ph.D.  

Tiffany Juarez, Ph.D.                                 

Heiyoun Jung, Ph.D.                                 

Joonsoo Kang, Ph.D.                                

Stephanie Lau, B.S.                                   

Sophie Lehar, Ph.D.                                  

Andrew Lee                                               

Sang-Ho Lee, Ph.D.

Susan Lee

Sophia Li                                                       

Nan-Shih Liao, Ph.D.                               

Scot Liu, Ph.D.                                            

Malvika Marathe

James McArthur, Ph.D.                             

Christopher McMahon, Ph.D.                    

Edna Miao, B.S.                                          

Deborah Moniot, M.S.

Becky Moon                                                    

Yanina Natanzon, B.A.

Lester Ng

Diana Nguyen

Tim Nice, Ph.D.                                        

Tao Ning                                                    

Kathleen Pestal, B.S.                                     

Emily Procyk, B.S.

Natasha Puri                                                   

Jessica Rakijias                                              

Claude Roth, Ph.D.                                       

Dan Serna, B.S.                                             

Nataliya Shifrin, Ph.D.                                 

Agnes So, B.A.                                              

David Spencer, Ph.D.                                   

Darren Sun

Shengxi Sun

Hisao Takizawa, Ph.D.                                

Dawn Tanamachi, Ph.D.                             

Karen Tkach                                                 

Emmanuel Trenier, Ph.D.                            

Russel Vance, Ph.D.                                     

Arianne Volkmann, Ph.D.

Edward Wang                             

Lin Wang, Ph.D.                                           

Stephanie Wang

Michael Whang, Ph.D.                              

Na Xiong, Ph.D.

Jianfeng Xu 

Parastou Yaghoubi                                   

Jens Zerrahn, Ph.D.