Jeffrey Rathmell, Ph.D.

Jeffrey Rathmell, Ph.D.

Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Immunobiology

646 Preston Research Building
1161 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232-2561
(615) 936-1764


We are investigating mechanisms by which tumors and the tumor microenvironment influences metabolic pathways essential for inflammatory effector T cell function.  By modulating cancer cell and T cell metabolism we aim to improve cancer immunotherapy.