Dhaarmini Rajshankar, Lab Coordinator
Microscopic analysis of cell-matrix adhesion dynamics using ICC/IHC, Live cell imaging with Brightfield, widefield, confocal and TIRF microscopy.
Histological assessments of demineralized hard tissue and soft tissue samples.
João Firmino, Image Analysis Director
Image processing/analysis, data visualization and scripting
Live-cell imaging microscopy
Drosophila, Zebrafish, Chicken and cell culture expertise
ImageJ, ilastik, Volocity, CellProfiler, QuPath, ZEN, RStudio
Bearded all year long
DNA-based biomaterials and scaffolds
Hard tissue regeneration
Nanometrology and nanomechanics of collagen, cell-surface interactions and connective tissue disorders, including cancer.
Facility Support Team
Histology service for mineralized and demineralized tissue,
SEM and µCT