Edmund Tam

Research Associate I, Diabetes

Bio

Edmund originally joined NYSCF as an intern under the mentorship of Giuseppe Maria de Peppo, PhD., with a focus in Bone Tissue Engineering integrated with Nanotechnology. Following the completion of his internship, he joined NYSCF in a full time capacity as a Research Associate under the direction of Bjarki Johannesson, PhD. with a specialized focus on Diabetes research. His current research revolves around the metabolic maturation of stem cell-derived beta cells for efficient insulin secretion upon stimulation from glucose in vitro.