Principal Investigator

Benjamin Deneen, Ph.D.



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Glial cell development and disease

Lab Members

Yi-Ting Cheng

E-Mail Access

Kevin Chiou

Rachel Curry

E-Mail Access

Emmet James Eugene Huang-Hobbs

E-Mail Access

Teng-Wei Huang

Research Assistant (GS)

Brittney Lozzi

Tech, Research II

Kavitha Rajendran

Mgr, Laboratory

Debosmita Sardar

Postdoctoral Associate

Junsung Woo

Postdoctoral Associate

Kwanha Yu

Postdoc Fellow-PhD

Lab Alumni

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Stacey Glasgow, PhD- Assistant Professor at Section of Neurobiology Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • Peng Kang, M.D., Ph.D. - Resident at Neurosurgery at Beijing Tiantan Hospital
  • Kathleen Kong, PhD- Clinical Study Coordinator at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Hyun Kyoung Lee, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor at Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute, Houston, Texas
  • Bartley Mitchell, M.D. (Neurosurgery fellow) - Private Practice in Dallas, Texas

Former Graduate Students

  • Lesley Chaboub, Ph.D. - ‎Postdoctoral Fellow at Dr. Phil Horner's lab, Houston Methodist
  • Dylan Laug, PhD - Project Manager at Baylor Licensing Group, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Wenyi Zhu, Ph.D.- McKinsey & Company

Former Lab Managers and Research Assistants

  • Vivek Bhika Beechar - MS4 at Baylor College of Medicine
  • Yolanda Juarez- Supervisor of Toxicology in Still Meadow, Inc.
  • Saritha Krishna, PhD - Postdoctoral Fellow at UCSF
  • Jeanne Manalo - Graduate student at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston