Eirini Papapetrou

Eirini Papapetrou, MD, PhD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Research Topics:

Cancer Genetics, Hematopoiesis, Stem Cells

Papapetrou Lab

Eirini Papapetrou studies blood disorders, particularly myeloid malignancies, with human pluripotent stem cells. Her lab developed the first iPSC models of Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Acute Myeloid Leukemia. The Papapetrou lab combines expertise in induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell generation, genome editing (CRISPR) and hematopoiesis.

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Cancer Biology [CAB], Development, Regeneration, and Stem Cells [DRS], Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]


MD, University of Patras, Greece

PhD, University of Patras, Greece

Postdoctoral, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center