Lab Members

MD SHAFIQUZZAMAN (Shafiq) – Postdoctoral Associate

Shafiq was born and raised in Kushtia, a city in Bangladesh well known for it’s rich cultural history. He received his PhD in developmental biology from the Bio-X Institutes, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. The research work during his PhD focused on lung stem cells and their role in injury repair and the signaling pathways that regulate this process and stem cells proliferation. He joined the Tata lab in June 2022 and aims to study the reserve progenitor cells residing deep in the airways. He loves to read and has a passion for traveling with his family and taking photos in his free time.