Andrew Goldstein

Andrew Goldstein, PhD

Andrew Goldstein, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the departments of Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology and Urology, and a member of the Broad Stem Cell Research Center and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA. Dr. Goldstein attended Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire where he majored in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and was a two-time NCAA Division 1 All-American lacrosse player. 

Preston Crowell

Preston Crowell

Graduate Student

Preston Crowell is a graduate student in UCLA's Molecular Biology Interdepartmental Program (MBIDP), entering through the Cell & Developmental Biology (CDB) home area. Preston is studying the role of metabolic pathways in prostate progenitor cells and tumorigenesis. He has been awarded a Cellular & Molecular Biology Training Grant and a Whitcome Pre-Doctoral Fellowship.

Jenna Giafaglione

Jenna Giafaglione

Graduate Student

Jenna Giafaglione is a graduate student in UCLA’s Molecular Biology Interdepartmental Program (MBIDP), entering through the Cell & Developmental Biology (CDB) home area. Jenna has interests in both cancer biology and computational biology, and she is co-mentored by Dr. Paul Boutros, a Professor in the Department of Human Genetics at UCLA. She was awarded a Cellular & Molecular Biology Training Grant at UCLA.

Mathew Bernard

Mathew Bernard

Graduate Student

Matthew Bernard is a graduate student in UCLA’s Molecular Biology Interdepartmental Program (MBIDP), entered through the Gene Regulation, Epigenomics and Transcriptomics (GREAT) home area. Matt joined the lab in 2020 and was awarded a Cellular & Molecular Biology Training Grant at UCLA.

takao hashimoto

Takao Hashimoto, MD, PhD

Staff Research Associate

Takao Hashimoto, M.D., Ph.D. is a Staff Research Associate and lab manager. Takao works on multiple projects in the lab and is generating new lentiviral vectors to study the role of oncogene combinations in prostate cancer. He has been an author on 4 publications from the lab since 2016.

Johnny Diaz

Johnny Diaz

Lab Assistant

Johnny Diaz is currently working as a lab assistant after graduating from UCLA with a major in Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology and a minor in Biomedical Research. Johnny was supported by a UCLA Center for Academic & Research Excellence (CARE) Scholarship to investigate the effects of distinct oncogenes and oncogene combinations on prostate epithelial cells.

Amelie Delcourt

Amelie Delcourt

Student

Amelie Delcourt is an undergraduate majoring in Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology. She completed the Biomedical Sciences Enrichment Program (BISEP) and the Program for Excellence in Education and Research in the Sciences (PEERS) at UCLA. Amelie was awarded a scholarship from the Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) program and won a poster award at the 2019 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS).

Jazmine Michel

Jazmine Michel

Student

Jazmin Michel Mondragon is an undergraduate majoring in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology who completed UCLA’s Biomedical Sciences Enrichment Program (BISEP) in 2019. She was awarded a scholarship from the Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) program in 2020.