Lab Members

David Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Pathology&Immunology


Josh Blatter, MD.

Viruses in transplant

Kevin Chen, B.S.
Ph.D. student

Characterization of nematode viruses

Andrew Janowski, MD
Pediatric infectious diseases fellow

Enteric viruses

Hongbing Jiang, Ph.D.

Characterization of nematode viruses

Siddharth Krishnamurthy, B.S, M.S.
Ph.D. student

Computational approaches to virus discovery

Efrem Lim, Ph.D.

Characterization of novel viruses

Luis Sandoval, B.S.
Ph.D. Student

Nematode viruses
Susan Vernon, M.S.
Research assistant

Current Undergraduates

Christian Leung




Visiting Scholars

  Name Year Home Institution
Laura Benjamin 2010 University of Liverpool
Minghua Li 2010 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Bejing

Lab Alums

  Name Years in Lab Most recent known position
Adam Allred 2006-2012 Scientist, Life Technologies
Irma Bauer 2010-2014 Dept of Pediatrics, Washington University in St. Louis
Stacy Finkbeiner 2005-2009

Postdoctoral fellow
University of Michigan

Carl Franz 2009-2014 Genentech
Anne Gaynor 2005-2010

Naval Medical Research Unit-3 (NAMRU-3) Cairo, Egypt

Lori Holtz 2007-2013 Assistant professor
Washington University in St. Louis
Yanfang Yanfang Jiang 2009-2012 Scientist, Washington University in St. Louis
sherry Sherry Lassa-Claxton 2009-2010 Dept of Pathology&Immunology Washington University in St. Louis
Binh-minh (Jade) Le

Assistant professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Caroline Meyer
2013-2015 Pediatric Gastroenterologist Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
Kathie Mihindukulasuriya 2004-2008 Staff scientist
Washington University Genome Center
Nang Nguyen 2007-2011 Chief Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Rhode Island State Health Laboratories
Hilary Renshaw 2010-2013 PhD Student Duke University
Erica Siebrasse 2010-2014 Education and Professional Development Manager @ American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Guang Wu 2005-2016  
tuya Tuya Wulan

Research Technician Washington University, Dept of Biology