There are several ALGSA research labs around the globe investigating different aspects of Alagille Syndrome (ALGS). The ALGSA is constantly seeking out researchers dedicated to ALGS science and discovery. The ALGSA research lab list here contains, in alphabetical order, those identified so far and will be updated as new promising research labs are uncovered in our ongoing search.

Andersson Lab at Karolinska Institutet
Emma Andersson Group
Emma Andersson, PhD

Chandrasekar Lab at Sanford Research
Indra Chandrasekar, PhD

Kimonis Lab at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Virginia Kimonis, MD

Kitajewski Lab at University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine, Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Jan Kitajewski, PhD

Kopan Research Lab at Cincinnati Children’s and the University of Cincinnati
Raphael Kopan, PhD

Kovall Lab at University of Cincinnati, Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry & Microbiology
Rhett Kovall, PhD

Lilly Lab at Nationwide Children’s, The Research Institute, Center for Cardiovascular Research
Brenda Lilly, PhD

Luca Lab at Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Department of Drug Discovery
Vince Luca, PhD

Park Lab at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Division of Urology
Joo-Seop Park, PhD

Peltz Lab at Stanford Medicine
Gary Peltz, MD, PhD

Spinner Lab at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Nancy Spinner, PhD

Stanger Lab at University of Pennsylvania Perrelman School of Medicine, Abramson Family Cancer Research Center Institute
Ben Stanger, MD, PhD

Surendran Lab at Sanford Research
Kamesh Surendran, PhD

The Cell Fate Lab at Turku Centre for Biotechnology
Cecilia Sahlgren, PhD

Thomas Gridley Lab at Tufts University Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Thomas Gridley, PhD

Wellcome – MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute at the University of Cambridge – UK
Fotios Sampaziotis and Ludovic Vallier

Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Shay Soker, PhD; Pedro M. Baptista, PharmD, PhD, Aragon Health Research Institute; Dipen Vyas, PhD, MBA, Senior Scientist, Biorg, Inc.
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Willenbring Lab at University of California San Francisco
Holger Willenbring, M.D., Ph.D.


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