Ayaka Sugiura, Ph.D.
Jeff Rathmell Lab, M4
Graduate Program: Microbe-Host Interactions
Dissertation: Identifying differential metabolic dependencies in CDF+ T cell subsets using targeted in vivo CRISPR/Cas9-based screening
Hometown: Bristow, VA
Undergraduate Institution: Cornell University
Research Interests: I study immunometabolism of CD4+ T cells in the context of inflammatory diseases and cancer.
Clinical Interests: Pathology
MSTP Leadership: Student Advisory Committee
Hobbies and Interests: Painting, Kendo (Japanese martial arts), gardening