Diane S Krause MD, PhD

Professor of Laboratory Medicine, of Cell Biology and of Pathology; Assoc. Director, Yale Stem Cell Center; Assoc. Director, Transfusion Medicine Service; Medical Director, Clinical Cell Processing Laboratory; Medical Director, Advanced Cell Therapy Laboratory

Departments & Organizations

WHRY Pilot Project Program Investigators

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cells and Tissue Repair | Tissue Specific Stem Cells | Directors

Cancer Genetics & Genomics

Vascular Biology and Therapeutics Program

Embryonic Stem Cell Research Oversight

Cell Biology: Cytoskeletal Dynamics | Developmental Cell Biology and Genetics

Pathology: ExPath

Laboratory Medicine: Blood Bank | Krause Lab


Diane Krause MD, PhD is Professor of Laboratory Medicine, Pathology and Cell Biology at Yale University; Associate Director of the Yale Stem Cell Center; and Director of the Clinical Cell Processing Laboratory. She received an Sc.B. degree in Biology from Brown University, and an MD and PhD degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and performed her post-doctoral studies at Johns Hopkins University.


  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania , 1990
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania , 1990

Selected Publication

  • Guo S, Zi X, Schulz V, Cheng J, Zhong M, Koochaki SHJ, Megyola CM, Pan X, Heydari K, Weissman SM, Gallagher PG, Krause DS, Fan R, Lu J. Non-stochastic reprogramming from a privileged somatic cell state. Cell, 2014.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Member(2007) , CT Academy of Science and Engineering