Sergei B. Koralov, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

Associate Professor of Pathology
Immunology, B/T cell development and function, lymphomagenesis, RNAi, tumor immune surveillance

Selected Awards

2011-2012 New York University Whitehead Fellowship for Junior Faculty in Biomedical and Biological Sciences
CLARIONS Research Award from the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation
Irma T. Hirschl Career Scientist Award

Elitza Ivanova

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. from Stony Brook Univ, NY.

Role of Th17 cells in airway inflammation. Modulation of immunosurveillance in cancer.

Tim Borbet

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. from NYU School of Medicine

Advantages of single chain Abs

Ray Pillai

Pulmonology Fellow
Co-mentored by Dr. Papagiannakopoulos

Immune surveillance in lung adenocarcinoma

Cosmin Tegla

Heme/Onc Fellow

Molecular etiology of CTCL

Anastasia-maria Zavitsanou

PhD Student
Co-mentored by Dr. Papagiannakopoulos

Immune evasion of lung adenocarcinoma

Sofia Bajwa

Senior Laboratory Tech

M.S. from NYU.

Gene targeting and molecular biology/immunology.

Alberto Herrera

Laboratory Technician

M.S. from Seton Hall.

PsA immunopathogenesis and CTCL-microbial interaction. Analysis of patient biospecimens

Alums of the Koralov Lab

Marcus Hines

MD/PhD Student

Role of Dicer dependent non-coding RNAs in genome integrity.

Maryaline Coffre

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D from Pasteur Institute.

Role of non-coding RNAs in B cell development and function.

Swati Goel

Heme/Onc Fellow

Molecular Etiology of CTCL

Vijay Narnedran

Heme/Onc Med Fellow

Molecular etiology of T cell lymphomas. Mechanisms of action of HDACi in CTCL.

Amy Sun

MD/PhD Student

Molecular etiology of CTCL pathogenesis. Also working on secondary V(D)J recombination.

Melania Fanok

PhD Student

Th17 mediated skin pathology. Role of microbiota in CTCL pathogenesis.

Laura Fogli

PhD Student

Th17 cells in airway inflammation and in psoriatic arthritis.

Taylor Medina

Summer Student

CRISPR/Cas9 targeting and generation of novel animal models.

Cynthia Chen

Med Student

Columbia Univ MD student, 1yr research fellowship

Developing a novel model of T cell lymphoma.

Michal Bar Natan Zommer

Heme/Onc Fellow

STAT3 signaling in CTCL pathogenesis

Lu Yang (Kat)

PhD Student

The role of Th17 cells, microbiota and microbial metabolites in psoriatic arthritis and other chronic inflammatory diseases

Angelina Seffens

Med Student

Columbia University

Development of novel model of CTCL and role of cytokine signaling in T cell malignancies

Brian Robusto

Undergraduate Summer Student

University of Florida

Cancer metabolism and T cell immune surveillance

Angelo Osofsky

Undergraduate Student

Harvard University

Impact of tumor metabolites on CTL function

Daniel Iskhakov

High School Student

Bronx High School of Science

Lung inflammation