Back row (left to right): Richard Possemato, Alejo Efeyan, Burcu Yucel, Naama Kanarek, Heather Keys, Omer Yilmaz, Michael Pacold, Kivanc Birsoy, Khristian Bauer-Rowe, Roberto Zoncu, Dohoon Kim; Second Row (left to right): Jacob Chudnovsky, Maria Mihaylova, Lynne Chantranupong, Bill Comb, Dudley Lamming, Jason Cantor, Brian Grabiner, Ayca Kara, Shuyu Wang, Kathleen Ottina (Lab Manager), David Sabatini (PI), Lisa Freinkman; Bottom Row (left to right): Samatha Murphy (Technical Assistant), Amanda Hutchins (Technical Assistant), Yoav Shual, Zhi Tsun, Tim Wang, Walter Chen, Larry Schweitzer; Missing: Rachel Wolfson

Principal Investigator
David M. Sabatini, M.D., Ph.D.
Member, Whitehead Institute
Professor of Biology, MIT
Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Senior Associate Member, Broad Institute
Member, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
sabatini[at]wi.mit.edu


Staff

Lisa Freinkman, Ph.D.
Research Scientist and Manager, Metabolite Profiling Facility
freinkm[at]wi.mit.edu

Kathleen Ottina
HHMI Sabatini Lab Manager II
ottina[at]wi.mit.edu
Samantha Murphy
HHMI Technical Assistant I
s.murphy[at]wi.mit.edu
Kevin Krupczak
Technical Assistant I
krupczak[at]wi.mit.edu


Post-Doctoral Fellows/Associates    

Kivanc Birsoy, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow kbirsoy[at]wi.mit.edu

Jason Cantor, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
jcantor[at]wi.mit.edu

William Comb, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
comb[at]wi.mit.edu
Ellen Edenberg, Ph.D.
HHMI Postdoctoral Associate edenberg[at]wi.mit.edu
Monther Abu-Remaile Postdoctoral Fellow (September 2014)
Alejo Efeyan, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
efeyan[at]wi.mit.edu

Brian Grabiner, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Associate
(Jointly with David Root, Broad)
grabiner[at]wi.mit.edu
Naama Kanarek, Ph.D.
HHMI Postdoctoral Associate
kanarekn[at]wi.mit.edu
Dohoon Kim, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Associate
dohoon[at]wi.mit.edu
Maria Mihaylova, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
mihaylov[at]wi.mit.edu
Andrew Mullen, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
arm[at]wi.mit.edu
Michael Pacold, M.D., Ph.D.
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow (Jointly with Nathanael Gray)
Instructor in Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
pacold[at]wi.mit.edu
Richard Possemato, Ph.D.
Sr. Research Associate
posse[at] wi.mit.edu
Yoav Shaul, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
(Jointly with Michael Yaffe, MIT)
shaul[at]wi.mit.edu
Kuang Shen, Ph.D.
HHMI Postdoctoral Associate
shenk[at]wi.mit.edu
 


Graduate Students      

Lynne Chantranupong
Graduate Assistant
chantran[at]wi.mit.edu

Walter Chen
M.D./Ph.D Student
Graduate Assistant
chen[at]wi.mit.edu

Heather Keys
Graduate Assistant
keys[at]wi.mit.edu

Larry Schweitzer
Graduate Assistant
lschweit[at]wi.mit.edu

Zhi Tsun
M.D./Ph.D. Student
Graduate Assistant
zhi[at]wi.mit.edu

Shuyu Wang
M.D./Ph.D. Student
Graduate Assistant
shuyu[at]wi.mit.edu

Tim Wang
Graduate Assistant
timwang[at]wi.mit.edu

Rachel Wolfson
M.D./Ph.D. Student
Graduate Assistant
rwolfson[at]wi.mit.edu

Greg A. Wyant
Graduate Assistant
gawyant[at]wi.mit.edu
     


Visiting Scientists      
Nick Hughes
Visiting Tech Assistant
Eric Lander's Lab, Broad Institute nhughes[at]wi.mit.edu
Noah Noah Jakimo
Visiting Scientist Joseph Jacobson's Lab, MIT Media Lab
njakimo@wi.mit.edu

Omer Yilmaz, M.D.
Visiting Scientist
Fellow in Gastrointestinal Pathology, MGH
oyilmaz[at]wi.mit.edu

 

 

Visitors and Current Undergraduate Students

 

Visiting Scholars

  • Tim Marquis
  • Jose M. Orozco
  • Yorick Post (September 2014)
  • Robert Saxton
  • Jessica Schwab (August 2014)
  • Max Schenk (September 2014)
  • Dilara Yilmaz
  • Elizabeth Yuan

  • MIT Undergraduate Students
  • Steve Cho
  • GiHun Choi
  • Rachel Gaither
  • Tony Jones
  • Choah Kim
  • Angela Koh
  • Victoria Park
  • Sonia Scaria
  • Minerva Zhou
Name Position Held in Lab Dates Position upon leaving lab
Anne E. Carpenter Postdoctoral Fellow 2003-2006 Director of the Imaging Platform, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA
Jacob Chudnovsky Postdoctoral Associate 2006-2013 Scientist II, Biomedical Informatics Group, Foundation Medicine, Cambridge, MA
David Guertin Postdoctoral Fellow 2002-2009 Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
Nada Kalaany Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2010 Assistant Professor in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston with an academic appointment as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Pekka Katajisto Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2013 Assistant Professor, Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, Finland
Seong Woo-Kang Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2013 Researcher, Calorics Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA
Do-Hyung Kim Postdoctoral Fellow 2000-2004 Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Dudley Lamming Sr. Research Associate 2008-2013 Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
Mathieu Laplante Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2011 Associate Professor Centre de recherche de l'Institut universitaire de cardiologie et pneumologie de Quebec (CRIUCPQ) Laval University Quebec, Qc, Canada
Jason Moffat Postdoctoral Fellow 2004-2007 Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Tao Peng Postdoctoral Fellow 2003-2005 Research Scientist, Center for Expression Arrays, Dept. of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Jan Reiling Postdoctoral Associate 2005-2013 Research Group Leader, BioMed X in Heidelberg, Germany
Dos S. Sarbassov Postdoctoral Fellow 1999-2006 Assistant Professor, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Joon-ho Sheen Postdoctoral Associate 2002-2011 Boston University, Boston, MA
Carson Thoreen Graduate Student & Postdoctoral Associate jointly with Nathanel Gray, Dana Farber Cancer Institute 2003-2013 Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Kris Wood Postodoctoral Fellow 2007-2012 Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University.
Roberto Zoncu Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2013 Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology, Molecular and Cell Biology Department,
University of California at Berkeley
William Festuccia Visiting Postdoc Fellow 2009-201 PI, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Siraj M. Ali Graduate Research Assistant 1999-2006 Pathology Resident, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Liron Bar-Peled Graduate Research Assistant 2008-2013 Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Benjamin Cravatt, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA
Lorenza D'Alessandro Graduate Research Assistant 2002-2003 Graduate Student, IRCC, Institute for Cancer Research University of Torino Medical School
Maria (Xana) Frias Graduate Research Assistant 2003-2007 Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Robert Darnell, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Peggy Hsu Graduate Research Assistant 2006-2011 MD/PhD Student, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
Tim Peterson Graduate Research Assistant 2005-2010 Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Erin O'Shea, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Thouis Ray Jones Graduate Research Assistant 2004-2006 Computational Biologist, Imaging Platform, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA
Yasemin Sancak Graduate Research Assistant 2004-2010 Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Vamsi Mootha, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Shomit Sengupta Graduate Research Assistant 2006-2010 Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Joan Brugge, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Douglas Wheeler Graduate Research Assistant 2007-2010 Tri-institutional MD/PhD student since 2008, Dr. Charles Sawyers, MSKCC, New York, NY
Ayca Kara Visiting Scientist 2011-2013 Research Assistant, Kayseri Erciyes University, Turkey
Nora Kory Visiting Research Assistant 2009-2010 LMU Munich, 80539 Munich, Germany
Steve Bailey Technical Associate I 2002-2004 Medical Student, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Caitlin Higgins Technical Associate I 2002-2004 Medical Student, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Amanda Hutchins Technical Associate I 2011-2013 Mouse Technician, Dr. Reuben Shaw, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA
Jessie King Technical Associate I 2002-2004 MD/PhD Student, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY
Robert Lindquist Technical Associate I 2005-2008 MD/PhD Student, University of California, San Francisco, CA
Maki Saitoh Technical Associate I 2008-2011 IP Consultant, New York, NY
Deanna Stevens Technical Associate I 2005-2007 Graduate Student, University of California, San Diego, CA
Randy Wu Technical Associate I 2001 Graduate Student, University of California, San Francisco, CA
Junaid Ziauddin Technical Associate I 2000-2001 Graduate Student,Stanford University
Jonathan Zirin Technical Associate I 1997-1999 Graduate Student, Columbia University, New York, NY
Kalyani V. Guntur Technical Associate II 2002-2005 Graduate Student, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
Michael Lamprecht Data Analyst 2005-2007 Graduate Student, Columbia University, New York, NY