Asthma & Allergy
Rafeul Alam, MD/PhD - Mechanism of signal transduction in allergic inflammation, role of MAPK in chronic vs. acute inflammation, studies of signaling memory in airway epithelial cells, signal transduction mechanism of eosinophils, signaling mechanism of myofibroblast differentiation
Willi K. Born, PhD - Role of gamma/delta T cells in the allergen-induced development of airway hyperresponsiveness and inflammation
John Cambier, PhD - Activating and inhibitory signaling in mast cell function.
Erwin Gelfand, MD - Role of T-cell and humoral immunity in the allergen-induced development of airway hyperresponsiveness and inflammation.
Hua Huang, PhD - Coordination of adaptive and innate immunity in mouse model of allergy and asthma. Mechanisms by which allergens induce Th2 response in the lung
John Kappler, PhD - T cell mediated hypersensitivity to Ni++ and Be++.
Raul Torres, PhD - Role of leukocyte adhesion and migration in allergen induced airway inflammation.
Immunology of the Lung