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Lichtarge Computational Biology Lab

Houston, Texas

Lichtarge Computational Biology Lab
Lichtarge Computational Biology Lab
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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Olivier Lichtarge, M.D., Ph.D.
Cullen Foundation Professor in Molecular and Human Genetics
Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics,
of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
Pharmacology, and the Dan L Duncan Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Rm T921 Mail Stop BCM225
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 713-798-5646
Fax: 713-798-7773
E-mail: lichtarge@bcm.tmc.edu
Assistant: Sherri Weaver (713-798-4795, sweaver@bcm.edu)

Graduate Students

Benu Atri (SCBMB)
Sam Regenbogen (Pharmacology)
Ilya Novikov (Biochemistry)
Teng-Kuei Hsu (Biochemistry)
Maria Terron (IMBS)
Stephen Wilson (Biochemistry)
Amanda Koire (SCBMB)
Lauren Straker (Genetics)
Johnathan Gallion (SCBMB)
Chih-Hsu Lin (SCBMB)
Daniel Konecki (SCBMB)
Nicholas Abel (Pharmacology)
Dillon Shapiro (Genetics)
Harley Peters (IMBS)
Young Won Kim (IMBS)
Minh Pham (IMBS)
Eunna Huh (Pharmacology)

Instructor

Panos Katsonis, Ph.D.
David Marciano, Ph.D.
Angela Dawn Wilkins, Ph.D.

Staff Scientist Alumni

Anbu Adikesavan, Ph.D.

Postdocs

Thomas Bouquard, Ph.D.
Rhonald Lua, Ph.D.
Houyin Zhang, Ph.D.

Affiliates

Gustavo Javier Rodriguez, Ph.D. (Wensel Lab)
Monica Montoya (Wensel Lab)
Hye Jin Kang (Wensel Lab)

Visiting Faculty

Takahisa Yamato, 2009–2010 (Department of Biophysics, University of Nagoya, Japan)

Student Alumni

Heidi Spratt, 2001 (Associate Professor at UTMB)
Matt Sowa, 2002 (Postdoc with Wade Harper, Harvard)
Srinivasan Madabushi, 2005 (Business Head at Google Genomics)
Hui Yao, 2006 (Statistician, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center)
Brian Chen, 2006 (Assistant Professor at Lehigh University)
David Kristensen, 2007 (Assistant Professor at the University of Iowa)
Pooja Shivraj, 2009 (Dallas, TX)
R. Matthew Ward, 2010 (St. Louis, MO)
Eric Venner, 2013 (Chief Technology Officer at Codified Genomics)
Benjamin Bachman, 2015 (Software Engineer at Dataminr, New York, NY)
Joel Quiros, 2017

Postdoc Alumni

Serkan Erdin, Ph.D.
Shivas Amin, Ph.D. (University of St. Thomas)
Dan Morgan (Houston, TX)
Anbu Adikesavan (BCM, Houston, TX)
Astrid Reinhardt (Dr. D. Eisenberg, UCLA)
Michele Raviscioni (Consultant, McKinsey, Bruxelles)
Ivana Mihalek (Research Scientist, Singapore Research Institute)
Ivica Res (Research Scientist, Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases, Singapore)
Tuan A. Tran (Programmer, Drill-Quip, Houston)
Anne Philippi, PhD, (Research engineer, National Institute for medical research, France)
Christie Buchovecky, Ph.D. (Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics Fellow at Columbia University)

Instructor Alumni

Andreas Martin Lisewski, Ph.D.(Instructor at Jacobs University Bremen)

Lab Pictures

Celebrating a defense (2017):

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Celebrating a defense (2015):

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Beach Retreat (2011):

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(left to right: Olivier, Ben, Sam, Benu, Shivas, Joel, David, Anbu, Martin, Serkan, Rhon, Angela, Eric)

Celebrating a defense (2010):

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(left to right: Joel, Ben, Shivas, Rong, Eric, Martin, Panos, Anbu, Serkan, Matthew, David, Angela, Ronald, Takahisa, Olivier)

On the beach: (2009)

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(left to right: David, Martin, Rong, Matthew, Pooja, Eric, Panos, Dan, Serkan, Olivier, Anbu; not shown: Angela, Rhonald)

Lab lunch: (2007)


(left to right: Rong, Angela, Martin, Dan, Panos, Olivier, David, Anbu, Pooja, Matt, Serkan; not shown: Rhonald)

Marching on the town: (2004)

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(left to right: Michele, Ivica, Matt, Rupa, Sri, Ivana, David, Olivier, Hui; not shown: Dan, Martin, Rong)