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M. Celeste Simon, PhD

M. Celeste Simon, PhD

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Class of 2021

Scientific Areas of Expertise: Metabolism; Stress Responses; Tumor Microenvironment

For enriching contributions to the understanding of cellular, tissue, and organismal responses to changes in oxygen availability, including the characterization of PU.1 as an essential component of hematopoietic cell development, and for defining how oxygen gradients may regulate hematopoiesis, angiogenesis, cardiovascular development, stem cell function, and tumor development via HIF-1 and other oxygen sensors.