Kristy L. Richards

Associate Professor
Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine; Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Contact Information

T8 004b Veterinary Research Tower
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 253-3336

Kristy L. Richards

Associate Professor
Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine; Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Expertise
Lymphoma; genetics/genomics; comparative oncology, therapeutic development, immunotherapies

Current Research Interest
Developing novel immunotherapy combinations via canine clinical trials; monoclonal antibodies and conjugated antibodies; Progressive Assessment of Therapeutics (PATh) program; lymphoma patient-derived xenografts; lymphoma organoids; genetics and genomics of canine lymphoma

Distinction
American Society of Hematology Advocacy Leadership Institute
Cornell University Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future Faculty Fellow

Selected Publications
Pierpont, Timothy M., Candice B. Limper, and Kristy L. Richards. “Past, Present, and Future of Rituximab—The World’s First Oncology Monoclonal Antibody Therapy.” Frontiers in Oncology 8 (2018): 163.

Richards, Kristy L., Alison A. Motsinger-Reif, Hsiao-Wei Chen, Yuri Fedoriw, Cheng Fan, Dahlia M. Nielsen, George W. Small, Rachael Thomas, Chris Smith, Sandeep S. Dave, Charles M. Perou, Matthew Breen, Luke B. Borst, and Steven E. Suter. “Gene Profiling of Canine B-cell Lymphoma Reveals Germinal Center and Post-germinal Center Subtypes with Different Survival Times, Modeling Human DLBCL.” Cancer Research 73, no. 16 (2013): 5029-5039.

Cornell Research Website Article
Immunotherapy, Improving the Odds