Research Studies and Programs

Ashkenazi Genome Project

Led by Todd Lencz, PhD, Associate Investigator of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, the Ashkenazi Genome Project aims to understand the genetic basis of human disease, allowing for early screening and better treatment.

Brain Tumor Lab at the Feinstein

Brain Tumor Biotech Center

The Laboratory for Brain Tumor Biology and Therapy at the Feinstein Institute draws experts from multiple disciplines including neurosurgery, neurology, radiation oncology and neuroscience to participate in cutting-edge research into brain and spinal cord tumors. Our Brain Tumor Biotech Center is the only biotech center in the world dedicated to accelerating treatments for patients with brain tumors.


Peter Karches Center for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

The CLL Research and Treatment Program at the Feinstein is the first clinical system to define the "stage" of this disease in individual patients. This system is used worldwide to stage people with CLL in standard treatment and in therapeutic trials.