Xiaosu (Sue) Miao

Ph.D. candidate, ABBS

Office: 

LSL S560F

Phone: 

413-545-0673

Email: 
xiaosumiao [at] umass [dot] edu
PI: 
Wei Cui

Sue earned her bachelor’s degree from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine and her master’s degree in Chinese Medicinal Science from the University of Macau. To pursue her interest in the creation of human genetic disease models using knock-out and knock-in strategies, Sue joined the Cui lab in Spring 2019 through the Animal Biotechnology & Biomedical Sciences (ABBS) Graduate Program. Her research focuses on animal model generation using CRISPR/Cas9, and investigation of early lethal knockout mouse lines, as well as Chinese Medicine on female reproduction.

Sue has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Snoeyenbos Prize for excellence in graduate research.