Biobank & Translational Research Core Team

Cedars-Sinai entrusts the daily oversight and operations of the Biobank and Translational Research Core's four divisions to a highly qualified team of scientists and technicians, each uniquely specialized to manage the complex processes of this valuable research asset.


Warren Tourtellotte, MD, PhD, FCAP
V. Krishnan Ramanujan, PhD
Associate Director (interim)


Cailin Climer, BA, BS
Research Associate I
Melanie Chow, BA
Research Associate I
Carissa Huynh, BS
Biobank Supervisor
Jada Mack-Onyeike, MS
Research Associate I


Xiaopu (Kent) Yuan, MD, PhD
Research Pathologist
Yi Zhang, MD, MS
Research Immunopathology Supervisor
Eun Jeong Jeong, BS
Histology Specialist


V. Krishnan Ramanujan, PhD
Director of Light Microscopy and Image Analytics
Mingtian Che, MD, PhD
Instrumentation Specialist
Have Questions or Need Help?

Contact us if you have questions or would like to learn more about the Biobank and Translational Research Core at Cedars-Sinai.

Spielberg, Room 110
8723 W. Alden Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Histology Lab