Masako Harada, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Harada received B.Sc. in Molecular Genetics from King’s College London (UK), Ph.D. in Experimental Oncology from Karolinska Institute (Sweden), and postdoctoral training in Cancer Chemotherapy from Stanford University (USA). She joined MSU as an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering in July 2017.

 


Vasudha Nimmagadda
Undergraduate Research Scholar, 2022 MSU-Honors College Wielenga Research Scholars Program, 2023 MSU-EnSURE scholar
Vasudha is an undergraduate student from Novi, Michigan. She is majoring in Genomics and Molecular Genetics with a minor in Bioethics. Outside of the lab she enjoys reading, baking, and spending time with friends and family.

 


Quynh Tong
Undergraduate Researcher
Quynh Tong is a student majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in Lyman Briggs College. Outside of the lab, she enjoys reading books on philosophy, crafting, and cooking!

 


Kayla Bello
Undergraduate Researcher
Kayla is a biochemistry and molecular biology major in the Lyman Briggs college, and also minor in French. Outside of the lab, she likes to read, spend time with her friends, and go to the gym.

 


Paige Goderis
Undergraduate Researcher
Paige is an undergraduate student from Canton Michigan. She is majoring in Human Biology within The college of Natural Science. Outside of the lab, she enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her friends and family.

 


 

Past Members

Jeannie Lam – Undergraduate Student, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MSU (2023 MSU-CSN summer research scholar)
Hanine El Itawi – Postdoctoral scholar
Alison Doneth – Undergraduate Student Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MSU
Jishnav Arcota – Undergraduate Student Human Biology, MSU
Kaushik Paladugu – Undergraduate Student Human Biology, MSU
Hiroaki Komuro – Postdoctoral scholar
Shakhlo Aminova – Undergraduate Student/Research Assistant, Human Biology, MSU, MSU-BME Graduate Student, 2022
Katherine Lauro – Undergraduate Student/Research Assistant, Human Biology, MSU (2021 MSU-EnSURE scholar)
Ryan Yao – Undergraduate Student, Bioengineering, Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2022 MSU-EnSURE scholar)
Lillian Bieszke – Undergraduate Student, Biosystems Engineering, MSU (2022 MSU-EnSURE scholar)
Brian Glowsk – Undergraduate Student, Neuroscience, MSU (2021 MSU-EnSURE scholar)
Nathaniel Pascual – Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering, MSU (2019 MSU-EnSURE scholar)
Paige Manning – Undergraduate Student, Human Biology, MSU
Katelyn Wiessner – Undergraduate Student, Biomedical Laboratory Diagnostics, MSU
Anshu Malik – Postdoctoral Scholar
Raymond Lemayana Lesiyon – Undergraduate Student, Biosystems Engineering, MSU
Shellane Gill  SROP student (2018) from Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Dev Dayal – Undergraduate Student, Lyman Briggs College, MSU

Lab Photo

Group Photo April 2022
Lab Lunch Summer 2018
Lab photo March 2019