Lab Members

Robert N. Eisenman

Robert N. Eisenman

Title: Principal Investigator
Phone: 206-667-4445

Ph.D., Department of Biophysics, University of Chicago
Learn more about Dr. Robert N. Eisenman

Pei-Feng Cheng

Pei-Feng Cheng

Title: Staff Associate

B.S., Plant Pathology, National University of chung-Hsing, Taiwan
Research interests: Targeted deletions of Max-Mlx family genes during murine development; transcriptional regulation by the Max-Mlx network.

Patrick A. Carroll

Patrick A. Carroll

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Washington
Research interests: The transcriptional regulation of metabolism and stress response by the MYC network in development and disease.

Brian Freie

Brian Freie

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine
Research interests: Mechanisms of leukemogensis in a mouse model with an activating point mutation in MYC.

Nan Hyung Hong

Nan Hyung Hong

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D., Cancer Biology, Vanderbilt University
Research interests: Functional interactions between MYC and the Mlx network during pancreatic cancer progression.

Haritha Mathsyaraja

Haritha Mathsyaraja

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D., Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology, The Ohio State University
Research interests: Elucidating the role of MAX and MGA in development and tumor progression.

Xiaoying Wu

Xiaoying Wu

Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ph.D., Biochemistry, University of Utah
Research interests: Characterization of a novel form of MYC mutation and its role in tumorigenesis. Molecular basis of mammalian cell quiescence.

Jonathen Catchpole

Jonathen Catchpole

Title: Research Technician

Tumor suppressor activities lurking in the MYC network.

Michael Geuenich

Michael Geuenich

Title: Undergraduate Research Assistant

Applying bioinformatics and machine learning to genomic and transcriptomic analysis of the MYC network.

Claudia Warner Edwards

Claudia Warner Edwards

Title: Research Administrator

Partial List of Former Lab Members

Don Ayer
Professor
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Department of Oncological Sciences
University of Utah

Elizabeth Blackwood
Senior Scientist
Drug Development
Genentech

Maralice Conacci-Sorrell
Assistant Professor
Virginia Murchison Linthicum Scholar in Medical Research
Department of Cell Biology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Shaun Cowley
Professor
College of Life Sciences
University of Leicester, UK

Peter Gallant
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Wuerzburg Biocenter
Wuerzburg, Germany

Carla Grandori
Senior Scientist
Rosetta Inpharmatics
Seattle, WA

Barbara Graves
Professor, Huntsman Cancer Center
Univeristy of Utah

Stephan Hann
Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical School

Sara Hook

Program Officer for National Mission Programs
Office of the Director, National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Institutes of health (NIH)
Bethesda, MD

Peter Hurlin
Principal Investigator/Professor
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Oregon Health & Sciences University
Portland, OR

Brian Iritani
Associate Professor
Department of Comparative Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Lee James
Senior Director
Clinical Development
Pfizer, Inc
New York

Paul Knoepfler
Professor
Cell Biology
University of California, Davis School of Medicine
Davis, CA

Päivi Koskinen
Senior Scientist
Department of Biology,
University of Turku 
Turku, Finland

Carol Laherty
Lawyer
Partner, Cooley LLB
Seattle, WA

Chin-Hsing (Annie) Lin
Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Texas
San Antonio, TX

Lingfeng Liu (Steven)
Postdoctoral Associate
Immunology, Clinical Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA

Lenora Loo
Assistant Professor
University of Hawaii
Cancer Research Center
Honolulu

Bernhard Lüscher
Professor and Director: Institute of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
RWTH Aachen University Medical School
Aachen, Germany

Lee Madrid
Scientist
Millipore
Seattle, WA

Grant McArthur
Professor
Lorenzo Galli Chair in Melanoma and Skin Cancer
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Melbourne, Australia

Susan Mendrysa
Associate Professor of Basic Medical Sciences
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Amir Oryan
Associate Professor
Rappaport Faculty of Medicine
Polak Cancer Center
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Research
Israel

Sarah Pierce
Staff Scientist
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Bernd Pulverer
Head of Scientific Publications
European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)

Christophe Queva
Director of Biology
Oncology and Inflammation
Gilead Sciences
Seattle, WA

Julie Secombe
Associate Professor
Albert Einstein Cancer Center
Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Yuzuru Shiio
AssociateProfessor
Greehey CCRI
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, TX