The Cheresh Lab at UC San Diego


Researchers & Trainees

  • Shashi Jain PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar - Energy metabolism in lung cancer
  • Molly Morgan PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar - Common pathways in inflammation and cancer
  • Joe Wawrzyniak PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar - Vascular remodeling in wound healing and cancer
  • Hiromi Wettersten PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar - Role of macrophages in tumor progression
  • Chengsheng Wu PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar - Targeting KRAS addiction in epithelial cancers
  • Taha Rakhshandehroo, PhD Candidate - Effects of cellular stress on tumor progression
  • Sara Weis PhD, Senior Scientist
  • Mahima Advani, Undergraduate Student

Lab Staff

  • Alex Reiss, Lab Manager
  • Zoya Vigalok, Administrative Assistant
  • Tami Von Schalscha, Research Associate