Isha Jain, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Researcher, Physiology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Harvard University, Cambridge, MAAB06/2012Chemical and Physical Biology
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MAPhD09/2017Computer Science, Systems Biology
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    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. 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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    2. 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; PMCID: PMC4860742 [Available on 10/01/16].
    3. 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; PMCID: PMC3427121.
    4. Vijayan V, Jain IH, O'Shea EK. A high resolution map of a cyanobacterial transcriptome. Genome Biol. 2011; 12(5):R47. PMID: 21612627; PMCID: PMC3219970.
    5. Jain I, Iovine K. The making of a young scientist. Dev Dyn. 2008 Jun; 237(6):1535-6. PMID: 18489006.
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    6. 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; PMCID: PMC2429987.
    7. 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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