Dr. John Dipersio

Dr. John Dipersio

Director – Center for Gene & Cellular Immunotherapy

Primary Academic Title
Virginia E. and Sam J. Golman Endowed Professor in Medicine; Chief, Division of Oncology, Director, Center for Gene and Cellular Immunotherapy; Deputy Director, Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center; Professor of Medicine, Pathology & Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise
Bone marrow transplantation and leukemia

Research Interest
Molecular biology of cytokine receptor signaling; use and manipulation of mobilized peripheral blood stem cells for autologous and allogeneic transplantation; genetic manipulation of T cells using suicide genes; and targeted gene expression in early hematopoietic stem cells.