Rebecca Ann Wingert

Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Gallagher Professorship in Adult Stem Cell Research

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  • Aug 2013
    American Society of Nephrology, Glomerulonephritis Update Education Award
    Award
  • May 2013
    Early Career Reviewer (ECR) Program, Center for Scientific Review, NIH
    Award
  • Jan 2013
    Junior Faculty Travel Award, Strategic Conference of Zebrafish Investigators
    Grant

About

My laboratory studies the mechanisms that direct kidney development and regeneration. The kidney performs essential physiological jobs and renal failure has devastating consequences. We study how nephrons, the basic functional unit of the kidney, are made during development and regenerate after injury using the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Our long-term goals are to discover new biomedical interventions that can be used to treat or prevent kidney disease.

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