The Future of Cancer Research

Dr. Ligorio’s laboratory investigates cancer, particularly pancreatic cancer, which is a leading cause of cancer death in the United States.


Where New Ideas Are Born

Many have studied the architecture of pancreatic tumors, yet few have looked at the properties of cells within the tumors.



Advanced Investigative Tools

The lab maintains an extensive collection of human pancreas cell lines, collected from hundreds of tumors, that are invaluable for its work.

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The Ligorio Lab is looking for bright minds to join its team! View open positions here.

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The Ligorio Lab is the future of cancer research. Learn more about our research here.