Isha Jain, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Researcher, Physiology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0001-5053-0964 Additional info
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    Harvard University, Cambridge, MAAB06/2012Chemical and Physical Biology
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MAPhD09/2017Computer Science, Systems Biology
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    2018  - 2023NIH Early Independence Award (DP5)
    2018Glenn Award for Aging Research
    2018  - 2020American Federation for Aging Research Junior Faculty Grant
    2018  - 2023UCSF Sandler Faculty Fellowship
    2017Harold Weintraub Graduate Student Award
    2016Philantropic Educational Organization National Scholar Award ($15K)
    2013  - 2016Department of Energy Computational Sciences Graduate Fellowship
    2011Barry Goldwater Award
    2009Glamour Magazine's Top 10 College Women
    2008Discover Magazine's Top 5 Scientists Under 20
    2007Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology National Individual Winner ($100K)

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    Redesigning a Neuron's Breath: A Modern Twist to Classical Oxygen Biology
    NIH DP5OD026398Sep 7, 2018 - Aug 31, 2023
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Jain IH, Zazzeron L, Goldberger O, Marutani E, Wojtkiewicz GR, Ast T, Wang H, Schleifer G, Stepanova A, Brepoels K, Schoonjans L, Carmeliet P, Galkin A, Ichinose F, Zapol WM, Mootha VK. Leigh Syndrome Mouse Model Can Be Rescued by Interventions that Normalize Brain Hyperoxia, but Not HIF Activation. Cell Metab. 2019 Oct 01; 30(4):824-832.e3. PMID: 31402314.
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    2. Ferrari M, Jain IH, Goldberger O, Rezoagli E, Thoonen R, Cheng KH, Sosnovik DE, Scherrer-Crosbie M, Mootha VK, Zapol WM. Hypoxia treatment reverses neurodegenerative disease in a mouse model of Leigh syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 05 23; 114(21):E4241-E4250. PMID: 28483998.
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    3. Jain IH, Zazzeron L, Goli R, Alexa K, Schatzman-Bone S, Dhillon H, Goldberger O, Peng J, Shalem O, Sanjana NE, Zhang F, Goessling W, Zapol WM, Mootha VK. Hypoxia as a therapy for mitochondrial disease. Science. 2016 Apr 01; 352(6281):54-61. PMID: 26917594.
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    4. Jain IH, Vijayan V, O'Shea EK. Spatial ordering of chromosomes enhances the fidelity of chromosome partitioning in cyanobacteria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Aug 21; 109(34):13638-43. PMID: 22869746.
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    5. Vijayan V, Jain IH, O'Shea EK. A high resolution map of a cyanobacterial transcriptome. Genome Biol. 2011; 12(5):R47. PMID: 21612627.
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    6. Jain I, Iovine K. The making of a young scientist. Dev Dyn. 2008 Jun; 237(6):1535-6. PMID: 18489006.
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    7. Hoptak-Solga AD, Nielsen S, Jain I, Thummel R, Hyde DR, Iovine MK. Connexin43 (GJA1) is required in the population of dividing cells during fin regeneration. Dev Biol. 2008 May 15; 317(2):541-8. PMID: 18406403.
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    8. Jain I, Stroka C, Yan J, Huang WM, Iovine MK. Bone growth in zebrafish fins occurs via multiple pulses of cell proliferation. Dev Dyn. 2007 Sep; 236(9):2668-74. PMID: 17676636.
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