Members

Ying Yu, PhD (Emory University)
Research Scientist
Year joined lab: 1999
Research: brain inflammation and acquired epileptogenesis
E-mail: yyu26@uthsc.edu

Lexiao Li, PhD (Heidelberg University)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Year joined lab: 2019
Research: microglia-mediated neuroinflammation in cerebral ischemia
E-mail: lli84@uthsc.edu

Ruida Hou, MD (Jilin University)
PhD Student in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Year joined lab: 2019
Research: inflammatory PGE2 signaling in neuroblastoma
E-mail: rhou@uthsc.edu

Madison N. Sluter, BS (Ithaca College)
PhD Student in Molecular and Systems Pharmacology
Year joined lab: 2020
Research: small-molecule compounds targeting PGE2 biosynthesis
E-mail: msluter@uthsc.edu

Nelufar Yasmen, BS (Jessore University of Science and Technology)
PhD Student in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Year joined lab: 2020
Research: neuroinflammation and neuroimmunology in epilepsy
E-mail: nyasmen@uthsc.edu

Yu Chen, PhD (University of Toledo)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Year joined lab: 2021
Research: neuropharmacology
E-mail: Yu.Chen@rockets.utoledo.edu