Eleonora Dondossola, PhD

Eleonora Dondossola, PhD
About Eleonora Dondossola, PhD

Dr. Eleonora Dondossola is an instructor at the Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology – Research, Division of Cancer Medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. A native of Italy. Dr. Dondossola earned her BSc, MSc, and PhD from the University Vita-Salute San Raffaelle, Milan. Currently, Dr. Dondossola focuses on prostate cancer bone metastases, particularly Radium-223 therapy and how it affects cancer and bone cell biology. Dr. Dondossola’s research will investigate Radium 223’s therapeutic outcome using advanced live imaging in mice and other complementary approaches.

Dr. Dondossola’s work has been published in revered journlas such as: Oncoimmunology, Cellular Mollecular Life Science, Journal of Biological Chmistry, and Oncotarget. Additionally, she has received many distinguished awards and honors, including: The Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Research Award and The Gerald B. Grindey Memorial Scholar-in-Training Award from the AACR. She was also a Finalist for the 2019 Nature Research Award for Inspiring Science.