Undergraduate education

Michigan State University, BS, 2007

Years in MSTP

2007-2016

PhD

Cellular and molecular biology, 2014

Mentor

Tim Kamp, MD, PhD

Thesis title

Mechanisms of Cardiomyopathy in a Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocyte Model of Infantile-Onset Pompe Disease

Residency

Pathology, Wayne State University, 2016-

Current position

Resident, Department of Pathology, Wayne State University, School of Medicine

PhD publications

Zhang J, Klos M, Wilson GF, Herman AM, Lian X, Raval KK, Barron MR, Hou L, Soerens AG, Yu J, Palecek SP, Lyons GE, Thomson JA, Herron TJ, Jalife J, Kamp TJ. Extracellular Matrix Promotes Highly Efficient Cardiac Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells: The Matrix Sandwich Method. Circ Res. 2012 Aug 21. PMID: 22912385; PMCID: PMC3482164.

Lian X, Hsiao C, Wilson G, Zhu K, Hazeltine LB, Azarin SM, Raval KK, Zhang J, Kamp TJ, Palecek SP. Robust cardiomyocyte differentiation from human pluripotent stem cells via temporal modulation of canonical Wnt signaling. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Jul 3;109(27):E1848-57. PMID: 22645348; PMCID: PMC3390875.

Raval KK, Kamp TJ. Cardiomyopathy, mitochondria and Barth syndrome: iPSCs reveal a connection. Nat Med. 2014 Jun 5;20(6):585-6. PMID: 24901565.

Raval KK, Tao R, White BE, De Lange WJ, Koonce CH, Yu J, Kishnani PS, Thomson JA, Mosher DF, Ralphe JC, Kamp TJ. Pompe disease results in a Golgi-based glycosylation deficit in human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jan 30;290(5):3121-36. PMID: 25488666; PMCID: PMC4317045.