Constantino Iadecola

Anne Parrish Titzell Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medicine

Contact Information

407 East 61st Street, 3rd Floor
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY 10065
p: (646) 962-8279

Constantino Iadecola

Anne Parrish Titzell Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medicine

Expertise
Cerebrovascular regulation; stroke and vascular dementia; Alzheimer’s disease

Current Research Interest
Mechanisms regulating the cerebral circulation; vascular and metabolic factors in Alzheimer’s disease; effects of hypertension of the brain; molecular pathology of cerebral ischemia and neurodegeneration

Distinction
American Heart Association Established Investigator
National Institutes of Health Javits Award
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Willis Award
Alzheimer’s Association Zenith Award
American Heart Association, Hypertension Council, Novartis Excellence Award in Hypertension Research
Association of American Physicians

Selected Publications
Benakis, Corinne, David Brea, Silvia Caballero, Giuseppe Faraco, Jamie M. Moore, Michelle Murphy, Giulia Sita, Gianfranco Racchumi, Lilan Ling, Eric G. Pamer, Constantino Iadecola, and Josef Anrather. “Commensal Microbiota Affects Ischemic Stroke Outcome by Regulating Intestinal γδ T Cells.” Nature Medicine 22 (2016): 516-523.

Faraco, Giuseppe, Yukio Sugiyama, Diane Lane, Lidia Garcia-Bonilla, Haejoo Chang, Monica M. Santisteban, Gianfranco Racchumi, Michelle Murphy, Nico van Rooijen, Joseph Anrather, and Constantino Iadecola. “Perivascular Macrophages Mediate the Neurovascular and Cognitive Dysfunction Associated with Hypertension.” Journal of Clinical Investigation 126, no. 12 (2016) 4674-5689.

Cornell Research Website Article
Looking Deeply into the Causes of Dementia