Sarah Spiegel, Ph.D.
Program co-leader, Cancer Cell Signaling
Mann T. and Sara D. Lowry Chair in Oncology
Research program member: Cancer Cell Signaling
1101 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23298
Professor & Chair, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine
PhD, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel (1983)
My research focuses on the role of sphingolipid metabolites in anti-tumor immunity, the role of sphingosine-1-phosphate in metastasis, and chemotherapy induced neuropathic pain.
Apoptosis,Autophagy,Cell signaling,Immunotherapy,Lipid signaling,Metastasis,Obesity,Signal transduction,Tumor microenvironment
Awards and honors
Virginia Outstanding Scientist of the Year Award, 2008, Science Museum of Virginia