Maganti Lab

A multi-disciplinary approach to understand Hematopoietic Stem Cell biology

Our Team

Team Leader / Principal Investigator

Dr. Harinad (Hari) Maganti PhD

Scientist, Innovation & Portfolio Management Department at Canadian Blood Services [Read more]

Adjunct Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa [Read more]

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Training:

MSc (Dr. Jian Ping Xu) McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

PhD (Dr. William Stanford) at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Postdoctoral fellow (Dr. Freda Miller) at SickKids (2018 – 2020)

Postdoctoral fellow (Dr. Nicolas Pineault) at Canadian Blood Services (2020 – 2022)

Current Members:

Dhuha Hassan MD

Research Assistant

MD at School of Medicine, Avalon University, Willemstad, Curaçao

Current project: Screening of RNA methylase inhibitors in hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells; Logistical support

Tanvir Hasan MBBS MSc

Research Assistant

MBBS at Khulna Medical College, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh

MSc at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Current project: Impact of RNA demethylase ALKBH5 on hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell regulation (In collaboration with Dr. Nicolas Pineault)

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Ajay Rantan Pasala MSc

PhD student, University of Ottawa

MSc at the University of Eastern Piedmont, Novara, Italy

Current project: Impact of RNA demethylase FTO on hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell regulation

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Past Members:

Justine Hanotaux B.Eng. M.Eng.

Masters Intern

B.Eng. at Polytech Sorbonne, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France

M.Eng. at Polytech Clermont, Université Clermont Auvergne, Auvergne, France

Project: Investigating the role of CBS813 on hematopoietic stem an progenitor cell expansion

Bryenah Bennett

Summer student

York University, Toronto, Canada

Project: Systematic review of the impact of DMSO on the cryopreservation of hematopoietic cells