Inflammation and Immunomodulation Lab

Research interests

  • Better understanding of cell-cell communication and signal transduction in inflammation and immunity
  • Modulation of inflammatory signaling by G-coupled receptor activation
  • Use of engineered, targeted IL-1 to boost cytotoxic T cell function in antiviral defense
  • Study of the role of inflammation and inflammasome activation in immune dysfunction in HIV
    • Development of novel immunotherapeutic approached for HIV cure 

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