Since starting his own laboratory in 2004, David has received a Career Development Award from the National Institutes of Health, a New Faculty Award from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and Scholar Awards from the March of Dimes Foundation, the American Society of Hematology, the Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Raquel joined the Traver lab in 2013 as a postdoctoral fellow. She is studying the role of proinflammatory cytokines, with main interest in TNFα, during Hematopoietic Stem Cells specification and emergence in the embryo.
Since Albert introduced Raquel to the tennis world, she loves playing tennis with Traver lab members, as well as playing the guitar and caving in Spain.
Stephanie has been awarded postdoctoral fellowships from the American Heart Association and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and is currently a Scholar of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Kaori joined the lab in April 2015 and is interested in the mechanisms that specify and maintain hematopoietic stem cells during development. She was initially supported by a grant from the Toyobo Biotechnology Foundation and is currently supported by a grant awarded from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
Pankaj joined the lab in May 2014 and is interested in understanding the signals necessary for HSC maintenance. Pankaj enjoys running and cycling.
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