Jonathan Esensten, MD, PhD

Medical Director and Program co-director
+1 415 502-3785

Dr. Jonathan Esensten leads an experimental cellular therapy process development and manufacturing group. His group focusses on improving techniques for manufacturing T cell based therapies for patients with autoimmune disease, solid organ transplant, and cancer. He was a Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Wendell Lim. He is co-director of the clinical Regulatory T Cell Manufacturing Group. He is also Medical Director of the UCSF HICTF and GMP Facility. He completed residency in clinical pathology and fellowship in transfusion medicine and blood banking at UCSF.