Principal Investigator

Walter Lee Murfee, Ph.D. (2008-present)
Principal Investigator
Email: wmurfee@tulane.edu



Doctoral Graduate Students

Mohammad Sadegh Azimi (2011-present)
Project(s): time-lapse rat mesentery culture model development; anti-angiogenic drug screening; stem cell fate.
Email: mazimi@tulane.edu



Nicholas Hodges (2014-present)
Project(s): evaluation of the relationship between nerves and blood/lymphatic vessels.
Email: nhodges@tulane.edu



Jessica Motherwell (2014-present)
Project(s): evaluation of smooth muscle cell functionality in the rat mesentery culture model; analysis of tip cells in adult mesentery tissues.
Email: jmotherw@tulane.edu



Ariana Suarez-Martinez (2015-present)
Project(s): mouse mesometrium culture model development; differences in adult and aged rats microvascular networks; tamoxifen and oil effects in the microvacsulature of the mouse mesentery.
Email: asuarezm@tulane.edu

Former Graduate Students

Rick Sweat, Ph.D.

Peter Stapor, Ph.D.

Ming Yang, Ph.D.

Molly Kelly-Goss, M.S.

Jennifer Robichaux, M.S.