Michelle Chan

Position
AB Adviser
Role
Department of Molecular Biology
Bio/Description

My lab focuses on profiling the cell fate map for mammalian embryogenesis using a CRISPR based cell lineage tracing technology and single cell RNA-seq. Cell fate maps show how one cell type, like a stem cell, turns into a different cell type, like a neuron or a muscle cell. Once we have a fate map in hand, we can find the rules that dictate changes in cell type. My training is in computational biology and molecular biology with a focus on mammalian development. I am an assistant professor in the Molecular Biology Department and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics.

Research Interests:  Genomics, mammalian Development, computational biology

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Michael Olin
Dean of Mathey College
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Office
315 Hamilton Hall
Courtney Palmbush
Interim Office Coordinator
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Office
315 Hamilton
Start Date
07/08/2022
Stacey Sinclair
Head of Mathey College
Professor of Psychology
Jon Gertner
Council of the Humanities
Kimbriell Kelly
Council of Humanities
Sigrid Adriaenssens
Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Ilhan Aksay
Community Fellow
Ilhan Aksay
Community Fellow
Emeritus Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
April Alliston
Professor of Comparative Literature
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Deborah Amos
The Council of the Humanities
Ferris Professor of Journalism in Residence
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031D Henry House