Affiliated Faculty

This list of affiliated investigators can help you identify potential research mentors at the University of Pittsburgh. PSTP students can, and do, work with mentors not on this list, but the investigators featured below have expressed interest in hosting PSTP students in their laboratories.

Yiqin Du, MD, PhD
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Our lab is focusing on discovering stem cell-based and stem cell-free therapies for glaucoma as well as exploring the regeneration mechanisms.

Kyle Orwig, PhD
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Spermatogonial stem cells (SSCs) and male germ lineage development

Yoel Sadovsky, MD
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Our lab focuses on molecular mechanisms underlying placental development and its function in supporting fetal growth and maternal-fetal communication.