Dr. Marcia Haigis Awarded with Samsung Ho-Am Prize in Medicine on June 1, 2023! 

We are so immensely proud of our PI and Mentor, Marcia! Marcia was awarded the Samsung Ho-Am Prize in Medicine this last Thursday on June 1st! The Samsung Ho-Am Prize in Medicine is presented each year to those who have made distinctive contributions to the efforts of humankind to conquer the disease. Marcia traveled to Seoul, Korea this past week with fellow awardees at the ceremony. 

2021 Paper Publications


Congratulations to Haejin for getting her Review (Lipid metabolism in sickness and in health: Emerging regulators of lipotoxicity) published in Molecular Cell!


Congratulations to Elma and Haejin for their publication (SIRT4 is an early regulator of branched-chain amino acid catabolism that promotes adipogenesis) in Cell Reports!


Congratulations to Jiska for getting her review article (Mitochondria: Their relevance during oocyte ageing) published in Aging Research Reviews Volume 70!


Congratulations to Ilaria  for her getting her research article (Cell-specific transcriptional control of mitochondrial metabolism by TIF1γ drives erythropoiesis) published in Science Magazine! 


Congratulations to Jaime for getting her Review (The Aging Lung: Physiology, Disease, and Immunity) published in Cell!


Congratulations to Samantha, Alison and Haejin for getting their paper (Development of a colorimetric α-ketoglutarate detection assay for prolyl hydroxylase domain (PHD) proteins) published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry!


Congratulations to Ilaria for getting her Review (Metabolites and the tumour microenvironment: from cellular mechanisms to systemic metabolism) published in Nature Metabolism! 

July 2018

Congratulations to Marcia for being selected to the National Academy of Medicine's Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine!



Congratulations to Jessica for getting a perfect score on her F99/K00 and to Ilaria, who is now funded by the EMBO fellowship!


Welcome to our hard working summer students: Jonah, Taylor, Linh and Esther!

Summer students


May 2018

Congratulations to Giulia and Sarah, who are now funded by the NSF GRFP and the Joslin Diabetes Fellowship, respectively!

April 2018

Congratulations to Sarah, Giulia, Sam and Liam for passing their PQEs!

April 2018