Lab Members

Hanlee Ji, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine/Division of Oncology
Contact via Donna Galvez
Administrator Phone: (650) 721-1503

Alison Almeda, BS
Lab Manager
Desk: (650) 497-3619
Interests: Precision medicine, cancer genomics, hereditary syndromes, molecular diagnostics.

Donna Galvez
Senior Administrator to Hanlee Ji
Desk: (650) 721-1503

Sue Grimes, BSc
Research Staff: Bioinformatics
Desk: 650-497-9706
Interests: Bioinformatic pipeline development, Microsatellite Analysis, Single cell RNA-Seq, Neoantigens

Lucas Johnson
IT: System Administrator
Desk: (650) 721-2891

Billy Lau, PhD
Instructor: Molecular Technology
Desk: (650) 721-5456
Interests: Cancer Genomics, NGS Technology Development, Phased Genome Sequencing, Single-cell RNA Sequencing

HoJoon Lee, PhD
Research Staff: Data Science
Lab: (650) 721-1031
Interests: Cancer Data Analysis, Precision Medicine, Imunogenomics, Neoantigens

Anuja Sathe, MBBS, PhD
Research Scientist: Cancer Biology
Lab: (650) 721-1031
Interests: Precision Medicine, Intratumor Heterogeneity, Treatment Resistance, Single-cell RNA Sequencing, Organoid Models

Sharmili Roy, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar: Molecular Technology
Interests: Digital DNA Data storage, NGS technology Development, Molecular diagnostics


Xiangqi Bai, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar: Statistics and Data Science
Lab: (650) 721-1013
Interests: Single-cell RNA/DNA analysis, Cancer genomics and Statistical model.


Qingxi Meng, MS in progress
Research Assistant
Interests: Genomic sequence data analysis using kmer graph, genomic data compression, bioinformatics

Tianqi (Kiki) Chen, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar: Bioassays
Interests: Immunoassay Development for Cancer Protein Biomarkers, NGS Technology Development, Single-cell Research, 3D-printed Microfluidics, Organoid Models

Jonas Hansen, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar: Biomolecular Chemistry
Interests: Chemical functionalization of RNA, precision medicine, CRISPR
Phone: (650) 977-8334

Ignacio A. Wichmann Perez, PhD
Visiting Assistant Professor
Interests: Immunogenomics, transcriptomics, precision medicine, neoantigens, single-cell RNA-sequencing

Bo Zhou, PhD
Interests: NGS Technology Development, Molecular Diagnostics, Genome Assembly, Phased Genome Analysis, Single-cell Sequencing

Andrew Su, MD/MPhil Candidate
Visiting Research Scholar
Interests: Personalized medicine, Digital pathology, Biomedical machine learning, Image analysis, Spatial transcriptomics and proteomics

Rithika Meka, B.S.
Research Assistant
Interests: Cancer genomics, CRISPR, regenerative medicine, surgical technology

Ji In Kang, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar: Cancer Biology
Interests: Cancer genomics, tumor microenvironment, anti-cancer drug discovery, single-cell RNA sequencing, organoid models, CRISPR

Raegan Wood, BS
Life Science Research Professional: Genomics
Interests: cancer genomics, precision medicine