Department of Public Affairs

3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021


Media Contact:

(for this release

Lisa Packer
(215) 662-2560

June 26, 2003

Gwenn-ael H. Danet, PhD Appointed Assistant Professor of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA) - Gwenn-ael H. Danet, PhD, has been appointed to the position of Research Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Hematology-Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Prior to this appointment, he was a research associate and instructor at the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago.

Danet attended the University of Pierre & Marie Curie in Paris where he earned his BS in biochemistry and molecular biology, and his MS in endocrinology and biochemistry. He received his PhD in endocrinology and biochemistry from the University of Florida in Gainesville. His current research focuses on the characterization of normal adult hematopoietic stem cells and leukemic stem cells using NOD/SCID mouse xenotransplantation models.

Danet was a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellow in 2000 - 2001 and is a member of the American Society of Hematology and the International Society of Experimental Hematology.

He has published several papers on research topics related to hematology and holds a patent for the development of the method and marker for the isolation of human multi-potent hematopoietic stem cells.





Press Releases




Events & Calendars



Privacy Policy Disclaimer Terms of Use