Katerina Politi, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Departments & Organizations

Pathology: Experimental Pathology Graduate Program | Pathology Research | Politi Lab

Yale Cancer Center: K12 Calabresi Immuno-Oncology Training Program (IOTP) | Signal Transduction | SPORE in Lung Cancer

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

Yale Stem Cell Center

Office of Cooperative Research


Katerina Politi studied Biology at the University of Pavia in Italy. She then moved to New York, where she obtained her PhD in Genetics and Development working with Argiris Efstratiadis at Columbia University. Following graduate school, she joined Harold Varmus's lab at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and began her work on the molecular basis of lung cancer. She continues this work at Yale as an Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology and the Yale Cancer Center.

Education & Training

PhD Columbia University (2003)
Senior Research Scientist Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Research Fellow Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Postdoctoral Research Scientist Columbia University

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