Dannielle Engle

Assistant Professor

Regulatory Biology Laboratory

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - News


Sugars that coat proteins are a possible drug target for pancreatitis

LA JOLLA—Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas that accounts for 275,000 hospitalizations in the United States annually. Patients who suffer from hereditary pancreatitis have a 40 to 50 percent lifetime risk …

Dannielle Engle, rising star in pancreatic cancer research, to join Salk Institute

LA JOLLA—The Salk Institute is honored to welcome Dannielle Engle back to Salk as an assistant professor in the Salk Cancer Center. She is currently a senior fellow at Cold …


BA, Biological Sciences and Asian Studies, Northwestern University
PhD, Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego

Awards & Honors

  • 2016 - 2018 NIH NCI Career Transition K99/R00 Award
  • 2009 -2011 California Breast Cancer Research Program Fellowship
  • 2005 - 2009 UCSD Chancellor’s Fellowship