Members

Xiaoqi Sun


Graduate Student


Pharmaceutical Sciences


B.S. Pharmacy, Fujian Medical Univ. China


M.S. Chemistry, FUNSOM, Soochow Univ. China


Email: sunxqi @umich.edu

Dr. Cheng Xu


Postdoctoral fellow


B.S. Biotechnology, Hunan University, China


Ph.D. Chemistry, Hunan University, China


Email: xc3521 @gmail.com


Lindsay Scheetz


Graduate Student


Pharmaceutical Sciences


B.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware. 


Email: scheetzl @umich.edu


Dr. Sejin Son


Research Scientist


B.S. Applied Chemistry and Biotechnology, Ajou Univ., Korea


M.S. Molecular Science and Technology, Ajou Univ., Korea


Ph.D. Chemistry, POSTECH, Korea 


Email: ssejin @umich.edu


Dr. Emeka Okeke 


Postdoctoral Fellow 


B.S. Chemistry, University of Nigeria


M.S. Chemistry, University of Geulph, Canada


Ph.D. Immunology, Univ. of Manitoba, Canada


Email: okekee @umich.edu


Dr. Jutaek Nam 


Postdoctoral fellow


B.S. Chemistry, POSTECH, Korea


Ph.D. Chemistry, POSTECH, Korea


Email: namj @umich.edu


Charles Park


Graduate student


Biomedical Engineering


B.S. Chemical and Biological Engineering, Sogang Univ., Korea


M.S. Chemical and Biological Engineering, Sogang Univ., Korea 


Email: pcharlie @umich.edu


Alireza Hassani Najafabadi


Graduate stuent


Pharmaceutical Sciences


B.S. Applied Chemistry, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran 


M.Sc. Applied Chemistry, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran 


Email: hassania @umich.edu


Dr. Yonghyun Lee


Research Scientist


B.S. Pharmacy, Pusan National Univ. Korea


Ph.D. Pharmacy, Pusan National Univ. Korea


Email: yonghlee @umich.edu


Yao Xu


Laboratory Manager


Pharmaceutical Sciences


Email: yaoxu @umich.edu


Marisa Aikins


Gradiate Student


Pharmaceutical Sciences

B.S. Physics, Oberlin College

M.S. Biomedical Engineering,

University of Michigan

Email: maikins @umich.edu

Dr. Kai Han


Postdoctoral Fellow


Pharmaceutical Sciences


B.S. Applied Chemistry, Wuhan University, China


Ph.D. Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Wuhan University, China


Email: hanka @umich.edu


Winter 2015

Winter 2016

Winter 2017

Moon Lab Group Pictures

Ph.D. Graduates

Dr. Cameron Louttit, Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2019. 


PhD Thesis: In Vitro Platforms for the Study and Manipulation of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps.

B.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville



Dr. Yuchen Fan, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UM, 2019. 


PhD Thesis: Vaccine Lipid-Biopolymer Cross-Linked Nanoparticles Against Infectious Diseases and Cancer.

M.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University, China


B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University, China


Post graduation: Scientist in Genentech USA, Inc.



Dr. Joe Bazzill, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UM, 2018. 


PhD Thesis: Formulation of lipid nanoparticles with viral subunit antigens for vaccination.

B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences & Biology, University of Missouri-Kansas.


Post graduation: Scientist in Seqirus USA, Inc.



Dr. Lukasz Ochyl, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UM, 2018. 


PhD Thesis: Preparation and characterization of cell membranes for cancer immunotherapy. 


B.S. Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison.


Post graduation: Scientist in Xencor, Inc.


Dr. Rui Kuai, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UM, 2018. 


PhD Thesis: Synthetic high density lipoprotein nanodiscs for cancer immunotherapy and chemoimmunotherapy. 


B.S., M.S. Pharmacy, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China.


Post graduation: Postdoc in Harvard Medical School


Postdoctoral Fellows/Visiting Scholars

Dr. Soohong Lee Visiting Scholar, CHA University, Korea, 2018. 


Dr. Clemece Tarirai Visiting Scholar, Tshwane U. of Technology, South Africa. 2016.

Dr. Jie “Jack” Gao Visiting Scholar, Shanghai Second Military Med. U. China, 2016.

Dr. Yanhong Shen, Visiting Scholar, Heibei Chest Hospital, China, 2015-2016.

Dr. Preety Sahdev, Postdoctoral fellow, 2012-2013. (Current: Scientist in Allergan)


Undergrad/Master/PharmD students

Haley Burger REU Student, B.S. Biochemistry, Pitzer College, 2018. 


Luke Brennan B.S, M.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2018.


Ishina Balwani M.S. Biotechnology, UIC, 2018 (Current: Intellia Therapeutics)

Ashely Stephenson B.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2016.

Humaira Nawer, PharmD student, UM, 2015.

Lauren D’Cruz, B.S. Chemical Engineering, UM, 2015.

Cameron Monroe, B.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2015.

Mananga Mutombo, B.S. SROP, Biomedical Engineering, UIC, 2015.

Amanda Fodera, B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, UM, 2015. 


Rohan Addala, B.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2015.

Tony Koehn, PharmD student, UM, 2013.


Divya Sanghvi, M.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2013 (Current: Developmental Engineer in Zimmer)


Alice Baek, B.S. Biochemistry, UM. 2013.

Scott Mansfield, REU, Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2013.


Xerxes Sanii, B.S. Biomedical Engineering, UM, 2013.


Ram Jayaraman, UROP, Neuroscience, UM, 2014.


Jonathan Akerberg, Pharmacy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2013

Moon Lab Alumni

Fall 2016

Summer 2015

Summer 2013

Members

Jin Xu

Graduate Student

Pharmaceutical Sciences

B.S. Bioengineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

M.S. Biology, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Email: hsujin @med.umich.edu


MOON Laboratory


ImmunoEngineering