Biographies

Aaron M. Zorn, PhD

Associate Director, Digestive Health Center

Co-Director, Xenbase

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-3770

Fax: 513-636-4317

Email: aaron.zorn@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Research

Development of lung, liver, pancreas and gastrointestinal tract; vertebrate embryology

Visit the Zorn Lab Site.

Education and Training

BSc University of Toronto, Canada.

PhD University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1995.

Postdoctoral Wellcome Trust Cancer Research Campaign Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, 1996-1999.

Research Fellow Wellcome Trust Gurdon Institute, Universtiy of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, 1999-2002.

Publications

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Grants

Deciphering the gene regulatory network controlling vertebrate endodermal fates. Co-Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. July 2012 - June 2017. #R01 HD73179.

Role of Osr transcription factors in lung specification.  Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. July 2012 - June 2017. #R01 HL114898.

Xenbase a Xenopus Model Organism Database
. Co-Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. June 2009 - May 2015. P41 HD64556.

Production, Validation and Distribution of the Xenopus ORFeome
. Co-Investigator. National Institutes of Health.  July 2011 - June 2016. #R01 HD069352A.