Jalees Rehman is a stem cell biologist, cardiologist and an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). When he was a student in Munich, he used to study the internal clocks of algae. His laboratory in Chicago now focuses on how cellular metabolism affects cardiovascular regeneration and inflammation. Jalees is also a science blogger for the Scilogs blogging network. His blog “The Next Regeneration” covers a broad array of topics related to science and the lives of scientists, ranging from the biology of stem cells to the publication and communication of scientific research.