Cellular Screening Center

Staff Directory

Carman Ka Man Ip, Ph.D.

Carman Ka Man Ip, Ph.D.

Technical Director

Carman received her PhD from The University of Hong Kong. Before she joined the CSC in 2020, she worked on functional genomics screening projects on cancer patient-derived mutations while training as a post-doctoral fellow at MD Anderson Cancer Center and led a small molecule screening project against ovarian cancer stem cells at The University of Chicago. She now manages the day-to-day operations of the CSC and provides services on assay development and project consultation.

Azadeh Bahmani, M.S.

Azadeh Bahmani, M.S.

Research Specialist

Azadeh received her master degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago before joining the CSC in 2018. She gained valuable experience in molecular and cell biology techniques while working on a project that focuses on the combinatory effect of HCV and heavy metal on the cancer gene regulation and pathways. At the CSC, she runs various screening projects and helps with the maintenance of the lab.