Maureen Hanson

Maureen Hanson

Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor
Molecular Biology and Genetics

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences - Ithaca

Interests: Extracellular Vesicles, Gene Regulation, Immune Cell Metabolism, Infection, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


Our lab studies immune dysregulation in the disease Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by examining physiology of immune cells, levels of cytokines and other signaling proteins, cargo of extracellular vesicles, mitochondrial genomes, and transcriptomes of immune cells. Dr. Hanson is the DIrector of the Cornell Center for Enervating Neuroimmune DIsease