Analysis Working Groups

GeneLab is a science collaboration initiative and data system effort that provides a workspace with tools to analyze and visualize omics data. GeneLab has established four different Analysis Working Groups with the goal of maximizing the generation of new knowledge from these rare and complex spaceflight-relevant omics datasets within the GeneLab Data System.

Current Members

Name Affiliation
Matt Geniza, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Stephanie Richards NASA Kennedy Space Center
Howard Levine, Ph.D. NASA Kennedy Space Center
Sarah Wyatt, Ph.D. Ohio University
Colin P.S. Kruse Ohio University
Chris (Scot) Wolverton, Ph.D. Ohio Wesleyan University
Simon Gilroy, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison
Alexander Gabel University of Halle, Germany
Lasse Feldhahn University of Halle, Germany
John Kiss, Ph.D. UNC-Greensboro
Richard Barker, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison (Gilroy Lab)
Javier Medina, Ph.D. Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas
Alicia Villacampa Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas
Pankaj Jaiswal, Ph.D. Oregon State University
Federica Brandizzi, Ph.D. Michigan State University
Evan Angelos Michigan State University
Stanley Roux, Ph.D. The University of Texas at Austin
Eric Scott Land North Carolina State University
Austin Meier, Ph.D. Oregon State University
Matthew Martin Oregon State University
Norman Lewis, Ph.D. Pacific Northwest National Lab/Washington State University
Kim Nixon Pacific Northwest National Lab/Washington State University
Imara Perera, Ph.D. North Carolina State University
Ivo Grosse, Ph.D. Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
Raul Herranz, Ph.D. Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas
Name Affiliation
Afshin Beheshti, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Daniel Berrios, MD, Ph.D., MPH NASA Ames Research Center
Sylvain Costes, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Homer Fogle, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Yared Kidane, Ph.D. Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children & KBRwyle
Susana (Susi) Zanello, Ph.D. NASA Johnson Space Center
Daniel Gallahan, Ph.D. NCI / NIH
Michael Reich, Ph.D. University of California San Diego
John (Ted) Theodore Liefeld, Ph.D. University of California San Diego
Thorin Miles Tabor, Ph.D. University of California San Diego
Sucharita Dutta, Ph.D. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Harvard Medical School
J. Tyson McDonald, Ph.D. Hampton University
Josh Vandenbrink, Ph.D. The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Gerard (Gary) Hardiman, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Charles (Chuck) Vanderburg, Ph.D. Broad Institute
Dongjun Chung, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Edward Starr Hazard, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Willian Abraham da Silveira, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Ludvine Renaud, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
William Bailey Glen Jr., Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Deanne M. Taylor, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania / The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Cem Meydan, Ph.D. Weill Cornell Medical College
David Danko Weill Cornell Medical College
Daniel Couch Medical University of South Carolina
Helio Costa, Ph.D. Stanford Medical School
Katharine Rosalie Grabek, Ph.D. Stanford University
Kathleen (Katie) Fisch, Ph.D. University of California San Diego, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics
Sara Brin Rosenthal, Ph.D. University of California San Diego, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics
Christopher Mason, Ph.D. Weill Cornell Medical College
Hossein Fazelinia, Ph.D.  University of Pennsylvania / The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Tessa (Tess) Morris-Paterson English Institute of Sport / Centre of Human Aerospace Physiology at King's College London
Arun Sharma, Ph.D. Harvard Medical School
Kirill Grigorev Weill Cornell Medical College
Sonja Schrepfer, MD, Ph.D. University of California, San Francisco
Dong Wang, MD University of California, San Francisco
Jonathan Foox, PhD Weill Cornell Medical College
Name Affiliation
Jonathan Galazka, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Sam Gebre NASA Ames Research Center
Egle Cekanaviciute, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Nancy Keller, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Luis Zea University of Colorado Boulder
Hernan Lorenzi, Ph.D. J. Craig Venter Institute
Adam Arkin, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley
A. Murat Eren, Ph.D. University of Chicago
Ozcan Esen University of Chicago
Crystal Jaing, Ph.D. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Michale Strong, Ph.D. National Jewish Health & University of Colorado, Denver
Ashkaan Fahimipour, Ph.D. University of Oregon
Daniela Bezdan, Ph.D. Weill Cornell Medicine
Stefan Green, Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago
Kasthuri Venkateswaran, Ph.D. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
Jason Wood, Ph.D. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
Nitin Singh, Ph.D. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
Silvio Weging Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
Mike Lee University of Southern California
Ivo Grosse, Ph.D Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg
Name Affiliation
Sylvain Costes, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Candice Tahimic, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Shayoni Ray, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Afshin Beheshti, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center & Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Marianne Sowa, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Ann-Sofie Schreurs, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Elizabeth Blaber, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Honglu Wu, Ph.D. NASA Johnson Space Center
Jeffery Willey, Ph.D. Wake Forest School of Medicine
Andy Tsing-ho Kwok Wake Forest School of Medicine
Christopher Mason, Ph.D. Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Susan Bailey, Ph.D. Colorado State University - Environmental & Radiological Health Sciences (ERHS).
Alexander Wassel Colorado State University
Marc Salit, Ph.D. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - Stanford University
Christopher Porada, Ph.D. Wake Forest School of Medicine
David Weinstock, MD Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
Richard A. Britten, Ph.D. Eastern Virginia Medical School
Brinda Rana, Ph.D. University of California, San Diego
Tejaswini Mishra, Ph.D. Stanford University
Eliah Overbey University of Washington
Stanley M. Walls Jr. SBP Medical Discovery Inst.
Helio Costa, Ph.D. Stanford Medical School
Katharine Rosalie Grabek Stanford University
Yared Kidane, Ph.D. Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children & KBRwyle
Cem Meydan, Ph.D. Weill Cornell Medical College
Amanda Saravia-Butler, Ph.D.  NASA Ames Research Center
Jared James Luxton Colorado State University 
Name Affiliation
Sigrid Reinsch, Ph.D NASA Ames Research Center
Soda Balla Diop, Ph.D. Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Homer Fogle, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Sharmila Bhattacharya, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Amber Paul, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Rachel Gilbert, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Siddhita Mhatre, Ph.D. NASA Ames Research Center
Brin Rosenthal, Ph.D. UC San Diego Health
Rolf Bodmer, Ph.D Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Thomas Boothby, Ph.D University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Susan Celniker, Ph.D LBNL
Ann Hammonds, Ph.D. UC Berkeley
Gary Karpen, Ph.D. LBNL
Karen Ocorr, Ph.D Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Anjali Gupta Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Ludivine Renaud, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina
Chandran Sabanayagam, Ph.D. University of Delaware
Paul Sternberg, Ph.D. Caltech
Nathaniel Szewczyk, Ph.D. University of Nottingham
Robert Waterston, MD, Ph.D. University of Washington
Raul Herranz, Ph.D Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas
Willian Abraham da Silveira, Ph.D. Medical University of South Carolina