Faculty
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Linda G. Eissenberg, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Gene therapy / suicide gene
  • Chimeric antigen receptor / bispecific targeting reagents
  • T cells
  • Leukemia / graft vs. host disease
  • Mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells
  • Chemosensitization by mobilizing leukemia cells

Contact

  • 314-362-7558 (tel)
  • 314-362-9333 (fax)
  • Room 626P Southwest Tower (lab)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1974-1977 BA in Microbiology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
1977-1982 PhD in Bacteriology & Immunology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
1982-1984 NIH Postdoctoral Fellow in Pathology (Laboratory of Dr. Jacques Baenziger), Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1984-1985 NIH Postdoctoral Trainee, Mycology (Laboratory of Dr. William E. Goldman), Washington University St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
1985-1987 Research Associate, Department of Microbiology & Immunology (Laboratory of Dr. William E. Goldman), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
1987-2008 Instructor, Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2008-2015 Instructor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2008-present Director of Project Development for Cellular and Gene Therapies, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2016-present Assistant Professor, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
1977 Bachelor of Arts with High Honors
1977 Phi Beta Kappa
1982-1984 National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellowship
Professional Societies
  American Society of Microbiology
  American Society of Cell and Gene Therapy