MIPS Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford

Postdoctoral Fellows

Sharon Hori, PhD

Sharon Hori, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, SMIS Program
Primary Mentor: Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, MD, PhD

Education:

PhD, Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, 2007
MS, Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, 2003
BS, Cybernetics & Applied Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles, 2003

Awards:

2006-2007 UCLA Dissertation Year Fellowship

2003-2006 NIH NIGMS Systems and Integrative Biology Training Grant

2000-2003 Departmental Scholar - Biomedical Engineering, UCLA


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Research Interests:

  • Dynamic biosystems modeling and computer simulation methods for studying biological systems and processes
  • Parameter estimation, identifiability analysis, hypothesis testing
  • In vivo blood brain barrier drug transport
  • Signal transduction
  • Biotransport processes (e.g., receptor mediated, carrier mediated, active efflux)


Recent Publications:

  1. Hori SS, Kurland IJ, DiStefano JJ 3rd. Role of endosomal trafficking dynamics on the regulation of hepatic insulin receptor activity: Models for Fao cells. Ann Biomed Eng. 2006;34(5):879-92.

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