Headshot of Mitch Biermann

Undergraduate education

University of Minnesota (2011)

Years in MSTP

2011-

PhD program

Cellular and Molecular Biology

Mentor

Timothy Kamp, MD, PhD

Thesis title

Cardiac progenitor cell engineering by forward immune activation

PhD publications

Biermann M, Kamp TJ. Cardiotoxicity in a dish: new insights for personalized therapy. Nat Med. 2016 May 5;22(5):459-60. PMID: 27149216.

Nelson DO, Lalit PA, Biermann M, Markandeya YS, Capes DL, Addesso L, Patel G, Han T, John MC, Powers PA, Downs KM, Kamp TJ, Lyons GE. Irx4 Marks a Multipotent, Ventricular-Specific Progenitor Cell. Stem Cells. 2016 Dec;34(12):2875-2888. PMID: 27570947; PMCID: PMC5123941.

Brown ME, Zhou Y, McIntosh BE, Norman IG, Lou HE, Biermann M, Sullivan JA, Kamp TJ, Thomson JA, Anagnostopoulos PV, Burlingham WJ. A Humanized Mouse Model Generated Using Surplus Neonatal Tissue. Stem Cell Reports. 2018 Apr 10;10(4):1175-1183. PMID: 29576539; PMCID: PMC5998340.