left to right: Yanyun Luo, Hana Asif, Thierry N'Tumba-Byn, Marco Seandel,  Eileen Do, and Makiko Yamada

Marco Seandel, MD, Phd

The Seandel Laboratory

Our Group

Weill Cornell Medical College, NYC

What WE DO

 

Signals emanating from the  microenvironment dramatically  influence the fate of adult stem cells and cancer cells. Such cues may determine whether a tumor responds to therapy or not and whether children are born with increased susceptibility to complex disorders, including cancer. We utilize a combination of cell culture-based and murine models of adult stem cell and tumor cell plasticity to address these important problems