Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

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This area of research has the potential to revolutionize modern medicine by providing the building blocks for tissue regeneration. Successful translation of stem cell breakthroughs into cell therapies requires interdisciplinary approaches that draw from biology, medicine and bioengineering.

Affiliated Faculty

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Arany, Praveen

Praveen Arany

Oral Biology

Associate Professor

3435 Main Street BRB 553 Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: 7168293479; Fax: United States


Charney, Rebekah

Rebekah Charney, PhD


Assistant Professor

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Room 4223 955 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3073


Chen, Dahong

Dahong Chen, PhD


Assistant Professor

955 Main Street, room 4202, Buffalo, NY


Feng, Jian

Jian Feng, PhD

Physiology and Biophysics

UB Distinguished Professor

955 Main Street, Room 3148 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2345; Fax: 716-829-2699


Ikonomou, Laertis

Laertis Ikonomou

Oral Biology

Associate Professor (Tenured)

619 Biomedical Research Building (BRB) Department of Oral Biology South Campus Buffalo, NY 14214-8024

Phone: 7168296206


Kwon, Hyuk-Jae (Edward)

Hyuk-Jae (Edward) Kwon, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Oral Biology

Assistant Professor HS

547 Biomedical Research Building Buffalo, NY 14214-8024

Phone: 716-829-6301; Fax: 716-829-3942


Mu, Xiuqian

Xiuqian Mu, MD, PhD



955 Main Street Rm 4124 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 716-881-7463


Romano, Rose-Anne

Rose-Anne Romano

Oral Biology

Associate Professor

515 Biomedical Research Building Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: 716-829-3665


Samudrala, Ram

Ram Samudrala, PhD

Biomedical Informatics

Professor and Chief, Division of Bioinformatics

77 Goodell St Gateway Building Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 716-888-4858


Schaner Tooley, Christine

Christine Schaner Tooley, PhD


Associate Professor

955 Main Street Office 4214 Lab 4220 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2978; Fax: (716) 829-2725


Sim, Fraser

Fraser Sim, PhD

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Professor; Neuroscience Program Director

955 Main Street Room 3256 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 829-2151


Sinha, Satrajit

Satrajit Sinha, PhD



955 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 881-7994


Stachowiak, Michal

Michal Stachowiak, PhD

Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Professor, Director Molec. and Structural Neurobiol. Gene Therapy Prog. Director Stem Cell SCEF

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Mains Street 955 Main St Third floor Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3540; Fax: 716-829-2725


Weil, Brian

Brian Weil, PhD

Physiology and Biophysics

Assistant Professor

Clinical and Translational Research Center Suite 7030 875 Ellicott Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 716-829-3599; Fax: 716-854-1840


Yan, Zhen

Zhen Yan, PhD

Physiology and Biophysics

SUNY Distinguished Professor

955 Main St. Room 3150 Dept. of Physiology & Biophysics Jacobs School of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3058


School of Dental Medicine

College of Arts and Sciences

Gail M. Seigel

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences