Yan Ma

Technician / Lab Manager

Yan graduated from the  University of Connecticut with a Bachelors in Economics. She then went on to complete her Post-Bac in Pre-Medicine at Rutgers University. Yan joined the lab in 2016 as a part time intern and was hired into the Technician role. She assists our researchers on various projects with a heavy focus on mouse work. Yan also functions as the Lab Manager, overseeing lab operations.


Borot F, Wang H, Ma Y, Jafarov T, Raza A, Ali AM, Mukherjee S. Gene-edited stem cells enable CD33-directed immune therapy for myeloid malignancies. PNAS. 2019 Jul 16; 116(29):14780-14781

Hopkins BD, Pauli C, Du X, Wang DG, Li X, Wu D, Amadiume SC, Goncalves MD, Hodakoski C, Lundquist MR, Bareja R, Ma Y, Harris EM, Sboner A, Beltran H, Rubin MA, Mukherjee S, Cantley SC. Nature. 2018 Nov; 563(7731)

Chen X, Takemoto Y, Deng H, Middelhoff, Friedman RA, Chu TH, Churchill MJ, Ma Y, Nagar KK, Tailor YH, Mukherjee S, Wang TC. Histidine decarboxylase (HDC)-expressing granulocytic myeloid cells induce and recruit Foxp3+ regulatory T cells in murine colon cancer. Oncoimmunology. 2017 Feb 10;6(3)