Our laboratory focuses on organ regeneration and the application of developmental biology to human disease.

We utilize the lung as a model system, in part due to the abundance of respiratory diseases of unknown causes and without cures.

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airway epithelium

The airway epithelium (including ciliated cells and secretory cells) generated in vitro from expanded patient primary tracheal airway stem cells. Green staining is acetylated tubulin indicative of ciliated cells, while red staining is Clara cell secretory protein 1a1 (CCSP) indicative of secretory cells.