Meghana Pagadala

Meghana Pagadala

Graduate Student

UC San Diego

bio: Meghana Pagadala is an M.D./Ph.D. student co-mentored by Drs. Carter and Mesirov focused on understanding germline-somatic interactions underlying the tumor immune microenvironment. She graduated from Caltech with a B.S. in Chemistry. Previously, she has worked on T cell receptor (TCR) chain mispairing under the mentorship of Dr. Baltimore at Caltech and CD8+ FoxP3+ T cells under the mentorship of Dr. Aurora at SLU School of Medicine. In her free time, she likes to work out, play volleyball, dance, travel and eat.

  • Immunotherapy
  • Germline Variation
  • B.S. in Chemistry, 2016