Kristy L. Richards

Associate Professor
Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine; Medicine/Hematology and Medical Oncology, 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; Medicine/Hematology and Medical Oncology, 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
Villarnovo, Dania, Angela L. McCleary-Wheeler, and Kristy L. Richards. “Barking Up the Right Tree: Advancing Our Understanding and Treatment of Lymphoma with a Spontaneous Canine Model.” Current Opinion in Hematology 24 (2017).

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