Principal Investigator

Li Cai
associate professor


Rutgers University, Biomedical Engineering
599 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: (848) 445-6559 Fax: (732) 445-3753 Email: lcai AT rutgers.edu

    Postdoc

  • Hailing Hao, Ph.D. (03/08 - 06/14) - Regulation of gene expression in oligodendrocyte development

    Graduate Student

  • Shannon Smith (MBS Jul 08-; NSF IGERT fellow) - Regulation of gene expression in cancer stem cells
  • Ying Li (BME, Jul 10 -; NJCSCR Fellow) - Molecular mechanism of Notch1 expression in spinal cord development and post-SCI response
  • Ryan Gleason (MBS Jul 08-; NSF IGERT fellow) - Analysis of TGFb signaling in C. elegans and neuronal differentiation. (Co-advisor, Primary advisor: R. Padgett)
  • Michael D'Ecclessis (NSF IGERT fellow) - (Co-advisor, Primary advisor: R. Hart)

    Undergraduate Student

    Lab Rotation Student

    Laboratory Technician

    Former Lab Member May 2013

  • Jordana Gilbert (BME Honors Academy)
  • Dhara Zala (BME Honors Academy)
  • Michael Lazar (Aresty)
  • Arvin Zabalerio (Aresty)

  • Evangeline Tzatzalos, Ph.D. (09/12 - 11/12) - Regulation of Notch1 expression in retinal development
  • Yandi Li (09/12-11/12) - Molecular Biosciences (Notch1CR2 in retinal development)
  • Evangeline Tzatzalos, Ph.D. (BME Dec 08-May 12) (NSF IGERT and NJCSCR fellow) - Regulation of Notch1 expression in neural development
  • Mohammed M. Islam, Ph.D. (Pharmacology Jul 09-May 12) - Regulation of Foxn4 expression in retinal development (current position: Postdoc at UT Southwestern Medical Center).
  • Sungtae Doh, Ph.D. (BME Dec 06-May 10) - Law School
  • Jennifer Kim, MS (BME Sep 07-May 10) - Law School
  • Jennifer Forino, MS (BME 12/2009)
  • Nilsa La Cunza (NSF-REU 2012 summer undergrad)
  • Alson Wu, BS May 12 (BME Honors Academy)
  • Xiaorong Zhu (Feb 11 - Jan 12) - East China Normal University, Shanghai, China (Visiting Scholar)
  • Kate Fitzgerald (BME Fall 11-) - Rotation student
  • Dylan Richards (NSF-REU summer student)
  • Richard Carmona (Neuroscience)
  • Eva Nelly Rubio-Marrero (RISE student, summer 10)
  • Haim Tawil (BME-Honors Academy, 2008-2010) U Penn - Dental student
  • Stephanie Loh (BME-Honors Academy, Senior Design 2008-2010)
  • Tapan Patel (BME-Honors Academy, 2008-2010)
  • Mythily Ganapathi, Jul 08-Dec 08? Ph.D. Postdoc
  • Daniel Lee (Medical Student) summer 08; RWJ medical school
  • Abdullah Rasheed (Aresty) 2008-09; Medical student
  • Eric LaBouff (Honors Academy) 2007-09; LifeCell; Current: MD/Phd student Temple U.
  • Joe Maffei (Honors Academy) 2007-09; Boston U
  • Eduardo Gonzalez (RISE) Summer 08; Graduate student, Washington U
  • David Chen (Aresty) 2007-08; New Jersey Medical School
  • Anna Pashkova (Aresty) 2007-08; Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Pankit Shan (Senior Design) 2007-08
  • Andy Shen (Senior Design) 2006-08

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