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A Collaborative & Diverse Group

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Zhiyu Dai, Ph.D., FAHA, ATSF

Principle Investigator

Director, Translational Endothelial Research

Dr. Dai is a Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Medicine, Member of the Translational Cardiovascular Research Center, the BIO5 Institute, and the Sarver Heart Center, at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix. He received his B.S. from Shandong University and Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Zhongshan School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University, China. Dr. Dai completed his postdoctoral training in lung vascular biology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He was a Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

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Personnel: Lab Members
Personnel: Lab Members
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Bin Liu, PhD

Postdoc Researcher

Dr. Liu has been trained in Cancer Biology at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Dan Yi, PhD

Postdoc Researcher

Dr. Yi received her Ph.D. from the University of Lyon, France.

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Ankit Tripathi, PhD

Postdoc Researcher

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Karina Ramirez, PhD

Research Specialist

Dr. Ramirez graduated her B.S. from Arizona State University and Ph.D. from the University of Tsukuba, Japan.

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Xiaomei Xia

Research Specialist

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Anton Gao

Volunteer Student

Arizona State University

Undergraduate student

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Ryan Dong

Arizona State University undergraduate student

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Yanhong Cao

Visiting student

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Syed Hamid

Master Student

Syed is a CTS Clinical Research master student at UA Phoenix

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Hanqiu Zhao

PhD Student

Hanqiu is a PhD student in the CTS program

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David Guo

high school student

David is a high school student at Scottsdale 

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Ebani Acedo

Volunteer Student

We are recruiting Ph.D./MS students, and volunteers now.

Past lab members

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Shuai Li, PhD

Dr. Li is an associate professor at Guangzhou Medical University, China.

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Rebecca Li

UCLA undergraduate

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Mengyao Zhao

ASU graduate

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Ethan Ngo

ASU undergraduate

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Jiakai Pan, BSc

Jiakai was a UC Berkeley graduate and is a Medical School student at Midwestern University at Glendale

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Rogelio Miranda Mora, Flinn Intern

Rogelio is a undergraduate student at Duke University

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Amy Cai

Amy is an undergraduate student at Arizona State University

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