Staff Biographies-Sarah Flaherty

NCI Optical Microscopy Laboratory


Sarah Flaherty

Post-Bac Fellow
Optical Microscopy and Analysis Laboratory


Sarah Flaherty graduated from Smith College with highest honors in Biochemistry and a second major in American Studies. At Smith, she studied the biophysical mechanism of the cytoskeletal motor protein dynein. Her work at OMAL focuses on using restricted exchange environment chambers (REECs) to characterize and investigate the tumor microenvironment (TME) and its interactions with the immune system.