Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Center for Life Sciences 11-143
3 Blackfan Circle
Boston, MA 02115
Nika Danial joined the faculty of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in 2005. She received an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Stanford University in 1993, and a Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular and Biophysical Studies from Columbia University in 1999. She then joined the laboratory of Stanley J. Korsmeyer at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School to study the role of BCL-2 family proteins in regulation of mitochondrial apoptosis. Dr. Danial’s lab focuses on causes and consequences of metabolic fuel choice in health and disease.