Oncology Division

Audrey Brenot, PhD

Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Molecular Oncology

Research Interests

  • Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT)
  • Immune response
  • Tumor initiating cells
  • Cancer biology
  • Breast cancer


  • 314-362-8825 (tel)
  • Washington University School of Medicine
    Campus Box 8069
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St.Louis, MO 63110
  • ICCE Institute
    BJC Institute of Health
    7th Floor, Room 7311
  • Audrey Brenot Lab


1995 Bachelor, Biology and Applied Genetics, University Paris 7
1996 Bachelor, Biochemistry, University Paris 7
1997 Master, Microbiology, University Paris 7
2001 PhD, Microbiology, University Paris 7
Post-graduate Training
2001-2004 Post-doctoral Research Associate, Laboratory of Mike Caparon, Washington University
2004-2007 Post-doctoral Research Associate, Laboratory of Nina Agabian, UCSF
Academic Positions & Employment
1995 Undergraduate Research Associate, Institute for Cancer Research, France
1997-2001 Graduate Student, Laboratory of Isabelle Saint Girons, Pasteur Institute, Paris
2007-2013 Lab Manager (Specialist), Laboratory of Zena Werb, UCSF
2013-present Instructor, Department of Medicine, Laboratory of Greg Longmore, Washington University
Honors & Awards
1997-2000 PhD Grant (Bourse MENRT) from the French Minister for Research and Education
2001 Pasteur-Weizmann Grant from Pasteur Institute
2001 PhD in Microbiology with Highest Honors
2005-2006 Co-Investigator, UCSF/ARI-CARC Grant
2012 UCSF Lab Manager Professional Development Award
2014 Principal Investigator, Siteman Cancer Career Development Award in Breast Cancer