Yousef Abu Kwaik, Ph.D.
Manipulation and exploitation of the host cell biology
by intracellular bacterial pathogens
Pascale Alard, Ph.D.
Molecular and cellular regulation of autoimmune diabetes and lupus: modulation of the gut microbiota and administration of natural anti-inflammatory compounds.
Haribabu Bodduluri, Ph.D.
Signal transduction, leukotriene receptors in inflammation and
Paula Chilton, Ph.D.
Low toxic adjuvants and their effects on T cell survival and
Donghoon Chung, Ph.D.
RNA virus replication and antiviral discovery
Nejat Egilmez, Ph.D.
Tumor immune suppression
James E. Graham, Ph.D.
Global analysis of bacterial gene expression, Microbial adaptive
responses and infectious disease pathogenesis.
Venkatakrishna R. Jala, Ph.D.
Structure-Function relationships of G-protein coupled receptors and
their role in the development of inflammatory diseases.
Colleen Jonsson, Ph.D.
Molecular virology of emerging negative-strand RNA viruses; natural
history, ecology, evolution and treatment.
Michele M. Kosiewicz, Ph.D.
T cell tolerance and autoimmunity
Matthew B. Lawrenz, Ph.D.
Host-pathogen interactions, identification of bacterial virulence factors,
regulation of virulence factors in bacteria
Richard D. Miller, Ph.D.
Environmental microbiology and public health.
Legionella pneumophila and Legionnaires’ disease
Thomas C. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Molecular biology of T Cells in infection and autoimmunity
Haval Shirwan, Ph.D.
Development of vaccines for the treatment of allo/xenogeneic graft rejection, Type 1 diabetes, and cancer
Uldis N. Streips, Ph.D.
Physiology and genetics of prokaryotic stress responses
Jill Suttles, Ph.D.
Regulation of macrophage function in autoimmune and cardiovascular
Jonathan Warawa, Ph.D.
Imaging and pathogenesis of pulmonary bacterial pathogens using animal
Esma Shirwan Yolcu, Ph.D.
Tolerance to auto and alloantigens for the purpose of treating diabetes
and preventing allograft rejection
Huang-Ge Zhang, Ph.D.
Autoimmune Diseases and Cancer Immunology