James L Ferrara, MD
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PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology
PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
Research Topics
Cytokines, Immunological Tolerance, Immunology, Inflammation, Stem Cells, Transplantation
Multi-Disciplinary Training Area
Cancer Biology [CAB], Immunology [IMM]
Precision BMT Through Biomarkers

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Ferrara during 2022 and/or 2023. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.


  • Equillium
  • Nimbus Discovery LLC
  • ViraCor-IBT
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Allovir
  • Incyte Corporation
  • Bo Fu Rui
  • Xenikos
  • Physicians' Education Resource
  • Fortress Investment Group LLC
  • Mesoblast Ltd.

Royalty Payments:

  • ViraCor-IBT

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.