Our Research Team and Collaborators

The Popov Lab conducts research on liver fibrosis and cirrhosis, with the goal to develop novel therapies and diagnostic tools. Meet the Popov Lab research team and collaborators below.

Research Team Members

  • Yuri Popov, MD, PhD
  • Pinzhu Huang, MD, PhD – Senior Research Fellow
  • Disha Badlani – Research Assistant and Lab Coordinator
  • Monica Shipman – Student/Intern
  • Andriy Myloserdnyy – Student/Intern


  • Gordon Jiang, MD (BIDMC)
  • Ioannis Vlachos, PhD (BIDMC)
  • Sangeeta Bhatia, MD, PhD (MIT)
  • Mark Puder, MD, PhD (Children's)