The Michel Sadelain Lab

My lab studies the mechanisms governing transgene expression, stem cell engineering, and genetic strategies to enhance immunity against cancer.

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Pictured: Michel Sadelain

Michel Sadelain, MD, PhD

Director, Center for Cell Engineering

Professor

Research Focus

Immunologist Michel Sadelain studies the mechanisms governing transgene expression, stem cell engineering, and genetic strategies to enhance immunity against cancer.
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Education

  • MD, University of Paris
  • PhD, University of Alberta

Selected Achievements

  • Cited in Science magazine "Breakthrough of the Year: Cancer Immunology” (2013)
  • Sultan Bin Khalifa International Thalassemia Awards (SITA) International Award for Innovative Medical Research on Thalassemia (2013)
  • Elected to Vice President of the American Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (Vice President 2013, President Elect 2014, President 2015)
  • Antonio Cao Award for Research in Thalassemia or Hemoglobinopathies, Palermo, Italy (2013)
  • Recipient of the Coley Award of the Cancer Research Institute for Distinguished Research in Tumor Immunology (shared with Carl June, University of Pennsylvania) (2012)
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  • Member, Grant Review Committee and Strategic Committee, CIRM (2011)
  • Incumbent of the Stephen and Barbara Friedman Chair (2007)
  • V Foundation Award in Honor of Mayor Rudolph Guliani (2005)