Funded Research Projects

Getting the gist: a “big picture” approach to improvements in end-of-life decision-making and care

Holly Prigerson  -  Weill Cornell, Sociology in Medicine
Paul Maciejewski  -  Weill Cornell, Radiology
Valerie Reyna  -  Human Ecology, Human Development
Alan Mathios  -  Human Ecology, Administration Policy Analysis & Management

The functions of the endolysosomal system in the interaction between amyloid plaques and microglia

Fred Maxfield  -  Weill Cornell, Cell & Developmental Biology
Fenghua Hu  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
Wenjie Luo  -  Weill Cornell, Research in Neuroscience
Nozomi Nishimura  -  Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Chris Schaffer  -  Engineering, Biomedical Engineering

Point of Care Technologies for Infection and Nutrition (PoCTIN)

David Erickson  -  Engineering, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Marshall Glesby  -  Weill Cornell, Medicine
Saurabh Mehta   -  Human Ecology, Nutritional Sciences

Multi‐scale determinants of antibiotic resistance

John Helmann  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Microbiology
Tobias Doerr  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Microbiology
Ilana Brito  -  Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Kyu Rhee  -  Weill Cornell, Microbiology & Immunology
Sabine Ehrt  -  Weill Cornell, Microbiology & Immunology

Role of microRNAs in colon cancer

Praveen Sethupathy  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Olivier Elemento  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Charles Danko  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Shuibing Chen  -  Weill Cornell, Surgery
Andrew Grimson  -  Arts & Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
Doron Betel  -  Weill Cornell, Computational Biomedicine Research

DNA replication and repair fidelity in the origins, progression, and treatment of cancer

Robert Weiss  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Barry Sleckman  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Marcus Smolka  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
John Schimenti  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Amnon Koren  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
Sandra Demaria  -  Weill Cornell, Radiation Oncology
Eric Alani  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
Silvia Formenti  -  Weill Cornell, Radiation Oncology
Jessica Tyler  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Novel mechanisms of imprinting control and their implications in human disease

Maria Garcia-Garcia  -  Arts & Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
Eftychia Apostolou  -  Weill Cornell, Molecular Biology in Medicine
Charles Danko  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Ari Melnick  -  Weill Cornell, Hematology & Medical Oncology

Translational Approach to Mitigate Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Joseph McFadden  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Animal Science
Sonal Kumar  -  Weill Cornell, Gastroenterology & Hepatology
David Cohen  -  Weill Cornell, Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Marie Caudill  -  Human Ecology, Nutritional Sciences

Integrating electronic health record data, immunogenetics and novel gene fusions with precision oncology

Olivier Elemento  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Jason Mezey  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Computational Biology
Ekta Khurana  -  Weill Cornell, Physiology & Biophysics
Haiyuan Yu  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Computational Biology
Steven Lipkin  -  Weill Cornell, Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Discovery and assessment of plant-based natural products in normal and malignant hematopoiesis

Klaas J van Wijk  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Plant Biology
Monica Guzman  -  Weill Cornell, Pharmacology in Medicine
Kristy Richards  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Leandro Cerchietti  -  Weill Cornell, Medicine
Giulia Friso  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Plant Biology
William Miller  -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Horticulture

Precision Blood Profiling Technologies for Health and Disease

Christopher Mason  -  Weill Cornell, Physiology & Biophysics
Charles Danko  -  Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences
Iwijn De Vlamnick  -  Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Olivier Elemento  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Hojoong Kwak  -  Arts & Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics
John Lis   -  Agriculture & Life Sciences, Molecular Biology & Genetics

iCONIIC: Immunoengineering at Cornell for Improved Immunotherapy against Cancer

Jan Lammerding  -  Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Andy Dannenberg  -  Weill Cornell, Surgery
Juan Cubillos-Ruiz  -  Weill Cornell, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Olivier Elemento  -  Weill Cornell, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine