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multi-organism approach
maternal-embryonic interaction
membrane trafficking
inter-tissue communication
organismal heme transport
macrophage heme recycling

Members of the Hamza Lab

April 2016
Back: Iqbal, Ian, Will, Jianbing, Xiaojing
Front: Shyrice, Nicole, Elda, Kate, Tamika, Rini, Simon

Principle Investigator

Professor Iqbal Hamza

Research Assistant Professor

Tamika Samuel (Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis)

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Nicole Rietzschel (Ph.D. University of Marburg, Germany); DFG Fellow
  • Xiaojing Yuan (Ph.D., University of Maryland)

Research Assistants

  • Kate Pinter (BS, University of Maine)

Graduate Students

  • Ian Chambers - Ph.D. Student, ANSC program
  • Shyrice Mitchell - Ph.D. Student, BISI program; NIH NRSA T32 Fellow
  • Rini Pek - Ph.D. Student, BISI program
  • Jianbing Zhang - Ph.D. Student, ANSC program

Undergraduate Students

  • Heyam Abadir, Sophomore
  • Abisha Dowla, Sophomore
  • Will O'Connor, Junior

Visiting Professors

Hamza Lab Alumni

Postdoctoral:

  • Anita Rao, 2003-08
  • Scott Severance, 2006-10, NIH/NRSA Recipient
  • Caiyong Chen, 2009-10
  • Carine White, 2009-13, NIH/NRSA Recipient
  • Tamika Samuel, 2008-15
  • Tamara Korolnek, 2014-15
  • Jason Sinclair, 2014-15

Doctoral:

  • Abbhi Rajagopal, 2008, MOCB
  • Caiyong Chen, 2009, ANSC
  • Xiaojing Yuan, 2012, ANSC
  • Tamara Korolnek, 2014, MOCB
  • Jason Sinclair, 2014, ANSC

Master's:

  • Cornelia Ellefson Kelley, 2007, ANSC
  • Sandra Kirsch, 2007, ANSC
  • Jason Sinclair, 2008, ANSC
  • Jonathan Walston, 2010, ANSC
  • Haifa Bensaidan, 2014, MOCB
  • Simon Beardsley, 2016, ANSC

Undergraduate:

  • Laura Goldstein, 2003-05, CBMG
  • Jasdeepinder Sidhu, 2003-04, CBMG
  • Suji Uhm, 2004-07, CBMG
  • Brian Le, 2005-06, PHNB
  • Diana Newsom, 2005-06, PHNB
  • Yike Jiang, 2007-08, CEBG
  • Talia Lewis, 2007-09, IVSP
  • Margaret Ellen Johnson, 2009, PHNB
  • Kevin Meng, 2010-13, CMNS
  • Raquel Millet, 2010-12, CMNS
  • Somdutta Mukherjee, 2010-13, CMNS
  • Simon Beardsley, 2010-12, CMNS
  • Mitchelle Etchison, 2013-14, CMNS
  • Jennifer Reukauf, 2015-16, ANSC

Technician:

  • Melissa Winn, 2003-06
  • Caitlin Hall, 2006-11
  • Elda Kwong, 2015-16
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