Positions

Associate Professor
Department of Pathology & Immunology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Member
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

PhD from University of Buenos Aires, School of Biochemistry and Pharmacy
BSc from University of Buenos Aires, School of Biochemistry and Pharmacy
Clinical Pathology
MSc from University of Buenos Aires, School of Biochemistry and Pharmacy
Clinical Pathology
Visiting Fellow from National Institutes of Health
Research Associate from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Senior Research Scientist from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Professional Interests

  • Development and differentiation of the immune system
  • Transcriptional regulation of blood formation
  • Pathobiology and treatment of leukemia
  • Mechanisms of self-renewal in normal and leukemic stem cells
  • Cross-talk of immunity and leukemia

Selected Publications

Funding

Individual Investigator Award
Grant funding from Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas
Mechanisms of KLF4 suppression in pediatric leukemia
- #1R01CA207086
Grant funding from National Cancer Institute (NIH)