Shannon Mumenthaler Lab

Patrick Chiang, PhD

Staff Scientist

Michael Doche, PhD

Staff Scientist/ Cell Line Team Manager

Emma Fong, PhD

Cell Imaging Staff Scientist

Danielle Hixon, MS

Research Laboratory Technician

Seungil Kim, PhD

Senior Research Associate

Pratiksha Kshetri, MS

Research Laboratory Technician

Roy Lau

Research Laboratory Specialist

Sonya Liu

PhD Graduate Student

Alyssa Sanchez, MS

Research Laboratory Technician

Erin Spiller, MS

Research Laboratory Specialist

Carly Strelez

PhD Graduate Student

Scott Valena

Research Laboratory Technician
Shannon Mumenthaler Twitter 

Excellent work @YafeiWang89! It has been fun collaborating with you on this project!!
Paul Macklin @MathCancer
Congratulations to @YafeiWang89 for his first accepted first-author paper!!!

Yafei used @PhysiCell to investigate mechanobiologic feedbacks between micrometastases and liver parenchyma.


Try the model yourself at

I have the great privilege of working alongside Reggie @MouseModeler everyday seeing the important work his team is doing to fight pancreatic cancer.

this is it!! #BlackinMathWeek !! Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering @USC. B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemical Engineering and i use #math in my research - building mathematical models to study cancer. #BlackinMathRollCall

Very proud of Carly! Excellent talk on her graduate work using an organ-on-chip model to study tumor metastasis.
EllisonInstituteUSC @UscEllison
Carly Strelez, PhD candidate in the Ellison Institute @MumenthalerLab, recently gave a talk at the @PerkinElmer High Content Screening User Group meeting titled "Combining organ on chip technology with high content imaging to study #cancer progression." @DavidAgus

@UscEllison is an amazing place to work! We are in a brand new building and seriously have incredible scientists and staff. Join us! #MachineLearning #CancerResearch #Cancer #Imagining #Microscopy

Our CEO Dr. @DavidAgus recently penned a call to action in @TIME, urging one million more citizens to volunteer for the #COVID19 #vaccine trials. Please read, share, and be a part of this important effort!