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