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Jiekun (Jackie) Yang, PhD

Principal Investigator

Academic Appointments

Rutgers University, Department of Genetics and Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey · Piscataway, NJ

2024.1 - Present

CV JY 20230704
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Mukta Asnani, PhD

Lab Manager & Research Scientist


  • Meticulous and highly skilled molecular biologist with an expertise in Oncology, Immunology and Neurological disorders.
  • Adept at conducting bench experiments, bioassays, drafting scientific papers and mentoring junior colleagues.

2024.1 - Present

Declan Barrett

  • First year Doctoral student in the Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  • NIH T32 Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Rutgers PhD Training Program in Biotechnology (T32GM135141)
  • Research Interests: translational medicine, cancer, gene regulation
  • Outside Interests: Playing the piano, exploring cities, and enjoying nature

2024.2 - Present

Xinyu Hu

  • First year Doctoral student at Rutgers Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Graduate Program
  • Experience in computational bioinformatics: RNA-seq, Chip-seq etc.
  • Interested in single cell bioinformatics analysis and machine learning

2024.2 - Present