Irv Weissman

Director, Stanford Ludwig Center for Cancer Stem Cell Research and Medicine

Professor of Pathology and Developmental Biology at Stanford University

Hematopoietic Stem Cell Biology


BS – Montana State College

MD – Stanford University

Postdoctoral Fellow – Stanford University


Wallace H. Coulter Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hematology, 2022

Distinguished Fellow of American Association of Immunologists, 2019

The Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research, 2019

Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research, 2015

Robert Koch Award, Koch Foundation, 2008

California Scientist of the Year, 2002

Member, Institute of Medicine, 2002

Member, National Academy of Sciences, 1989


Co-Founder: Pheast Therapeutics, Forty Seven, Inc., Cellerant, Inc., Stem Cells, Inc., SyStemix, 48 Bio

Scientific Advisory Board:  Pheast Therapeutics, UKRMP Immunomodulation Hub, Gladstone Institutes, Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR Singapore, Institute for Systems Biology, National Cancer Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

MEMBER OF Investment Committee

Associated Portfolio Companies

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