Jessalyn Ubellacker
Primary Faculty

Jessalyn Ubellacker

Assistant Professor of Molecular Metabolism

Molecular Metabolism


Activation of lysosomal iron triggers ferroptosis in cancer.

Rodriguez R, Cañeque T, Baron L, Müller S, Carmona A, Colombeau L, Versini A, Sabatier M, Sampaio J, Mishima E, Picard-Bernes A, Solier S, Zheng J, Proneth B, Thoidingjam L, Gaillet C, Grimaud L, Fraser C, Szylo K, Bonnet C, Charafe E, Ginestier C, Santofimia P, Dusetti N, Iovanna J, Sa Cunha A, Pittau G, Hammel P, Tzanis D, Bonvalot S, Watson S, Stockwell B, Conrad M, Ubellacker J.

Res Sq. 2024 Apr 08. PMID: 38659936


A surprising look at the mechanics of metastasis

Scientists at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health are peering deep inside lymph nodes to learn more about how cancer cells spread—and whether we may someday be able to halt metastasis through dietary modifications.