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Yasaman Heidarian


Yasaman Heidarian joined Juvena Therapeutics as a Scientist working on disease modeling and drug discovery. Yasaman completed her undergraduate and Master’s work on signaling pathways in ovarian cancer at the University of Tehran. She then joined the Cancer Research Center of Iran where she worked on the role of oxytocin signaling pathway in breast cancer. Yasaman did her Ph.D. studies at Indiana University, where she studied metabolic regulations during animal development and disease.

Yasaman has years of experience working on oncology research, stem cell biology and differentiation, genome engineering, and disease modeling. Prior to Juvena Therapeutics, Yasaman worked as Research Co-op at Black Diamond Therapeutics and as a Scientist at Inscripta focusing on drug discovery and genome engineering respectively.

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