Rachelle Johnson, Ph.D.

Rachelle Johnson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Pharmacology Division/Medicine

1255B MRB IV
2215 B Garland Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232
(615) 875-8965


The Johnson Lab research is focused on defining the mechanisms that regulate tumor cell dormancy in the bone marrow. We are particularly interested in the role for hypoxia and leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) signaling in bone metastasis and colonization.