About Jamy C. Peng

Dr. Jamy C. Peng leads a research program that addresses foundational questions about the growth and differentiation of neural stem cells. Peng received her PhD from the University of California at Berkeley and completed her postdoctoral studies at Stanford University and Yale University, after which she began her career as a Principal Investigator at St. Jude. In 2018 she was named an American Cancer Society Research Scholar for her laboratory’s work to study the control of stem cell functions.

Science Team

Meet the Team

Victoria Castro, PhD
  • Victoria Castro, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Nina Connolly, PhD
  • Nina Connolly, PhD
  • Lead Researcher
Seunghyun Jung, PhD
  • Seunghyun Jung, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Yurika Matsui, PhD
  • Yurika Matsui, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Eric Rivera-Peraza
  • Eric Rivera-Peraza
  • Researcher
Matthew So
  • Matthew So
  • Doctoral Student
Carolina Torres Rojas, PhD
  • Carolina Torres Rojas, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Xiaoyang Yang, PhD
  • Xiaoyang Yang, PhD
  • Lead Researcher