A photo of Hartmut Geiger.

Director, Comprehensive Mouse and Cancer Core

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Biography & Affiliation

Clinical Interests

Hematopoietic stem cells; genetics; aging/longevity; plasticity of stem cells; mobilization; DNA-repair.

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Experimental Hematology and Cancer Biology, Cancer and Blood Diseases


MS: Studies in chemistry at the University Karlsruhe, Germany and studies in biochemistry at the University Witten/Herdecke, Germany, 1996.

PhD: Max-Planck Institut für Immunbiologie in Freiburg, Germany. Plasticity of murine hematopoietic stem cells, 1999.

Postdoctoral Studies: University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA. Genetic analysis of hematopoiesis and aging/longevity in mice.