Université de Strasbourg

Diane Mathis

Diane Mathis

Diane Mathis is the Martin Grove-Rasmussen Professor of Immunohematology and Head of the Division of Immunology in the Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology at Harvard Medical School. She is also a Principal Scientist at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and an Associate Member of the Broad Institute. Dr Mathis obtained a Ph.D. from the University of Rochester. She performed postdoctoral studies at the Laboratoire de Génétique Moléculaire des Eucaryotes in Strasbourg, France and at Stanford University Medical Center.

Dr. Mathis’ laboratory works in the fields of T-cell differentiation and autoimmunity. Her work on autoimmunity explores the immunological mechanisms of type-1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune-polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy (APECED) using modern genetic and genomic approaches, in both human patients and mouse models. She is a pioneer in the emerging field of Immunometabolism.

Dr. Mathis has been a member of the US National Academy of Sciences since 2003 and the German Academy, Leopoldina, since 2009. She is a recipient of numerous awards, including the Romancon Prize and the Foundation Athena Research Prize.

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