Headshot of Mitch Biermann

Undergraduate education

University of Minnesota (2011)

Years in MSTP


PhD program

Cellular and Molecular Biology


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.