Christoph Schaniel

Christoph Schaniel, PhD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pharmacological Sciences
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Developmental and Regenerative Biology

Research Topics:

Cardiovascular, Cell Biology, Cellular Differentiation, Developmental Biology, Drug Design and Discovery, Molecular Biology, Stem Cells

Christoph Schaniel is a stem cell biologist focused on understanding the mechanisms of disease pathology (foremost cardiovascular and neurological disorders) and drug action/responses in individuals using human induced pluripotent stem cells with the goal of facilitating the development of precise and personalized therapeutic treatments.

For more detailed information, please visit the Schaniel Lab website.

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Biophysics and Systems Pharmacology [BSP], Developmental and Stem Cell Biology [DSCB]


MS, University of Basel

PhD, Basel Institute for Immunology/University of Basel

Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University