Deepshika Ramanan, PhD

Assistant Professor

NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis

Deepshika Ramanan
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Profile of Deepshika Ramanan

Deepshika Ramanan is an Assistant Professor in the NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis. Ramanan’s lab uses a combination of single-cell techniques, metabolomics, and metagenomics in mouse models, human tissue samples, and breast milk to study the immune cell landscape and other maternal factors. Her team is interested in how the immune system influences both maternal health and offspring immunity for multiple generations.

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School
PhD, Immunology and Inflammation, New York University
BS, Cell and Molecular Biology, Winona State University

Awards & Honors

  • V Foundation’s A Grant of Her Own: The Women Scientists Innovation Award for Cancer Research, 2023
  • Damon Runyon Dale F. Frey Breakthrough Scientist Award
  • STAT Wunderkind Award
  • The Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award