Heme Onc Faculty Receive Grant Funding from BU CTSI

We are thrilled to share the exciting news that five of our Heme/Onc faculty members were recently selected to receive grant funding from the BU CTSI. Our awardees are:

Gareth Morgan, PhD, for “Single Cell Analysis of AL Amyloidosis in Plasma Cells”




Naomi Ko, MD, for “Clinical Pipeline for Single Cell Profiling of Triple Negative Breast Cancer in African American Patients”




Mark Sloan, MD, for “Etoposide in COVID-19 Patients”



Kim Vanuytsel, PhD, for “Pre-Clinical Validation of Novel Gene Editing Approaches For Sickle Cell Disease”


Xuemei Zhong, PhD, for “Functionalized Nanoparticles for SARS-CoV-2 Detection”

Congratulations Gareth, Naomi, Mark, Kim and Xuemei!