Neuropathology

The Neuropathology research interests in the Pathology department cover a wide range of topics, spanning prion disorders, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, ALS, autism, and Fragile X with an emphasis on understanding the mechanism(s) underlying these diseases through cell and transgenic models with the goal providing novel therapeutic and diagnostic strategies.

Primary Faculty:

Shu Chen
Mark Cohen
Pierluigi Gambetti
Qingzhong Kong
Hyoung-Gon Lee
Robert Petersen
Raj Rolston
Jiri Safar
Neena Singh
Man-Sun Sy
Xiongwei Zhu
Wen-quan Zou

Secondary and Adjnuct Faculty:

George Perry
Michael Snape

Immunology:

The Immunology research interests in the Pathology department cover a wide range of Immunology-related topics, spanning from basic research in areas such as innate immunity, T cell activation, tolerance, antigen processing and presentation, MHC function, complement, antibody structure and function, and mucosal immunity to research in clinically relevant models of infectious diseases, vaccine development, immunodeficiency, immunopathology, transplantation and autoimmunity.

Primary Faculty:

Derek Abbott
Rose Beck
Brian Cobb
Steven Emancipator
Neil Greenspan
Clifford Harding
David Kaplan
Feng Lin
Ed Medof
John Nedrud
Theresa Pizarro
Lan Zhou

Secondary and Adjunct Faculty:

Donald Anthony, Jr.
Jeffrey Auletta
Melvin Berger
Robert Bonomo
W. Henry Boom
David Canaday
Fabio Cominelli
Kevin Cooper
Steven Czinn
Yiping Han
Amy Hise
Alex Huang
James Kazura
Christopher King
Alan Levine
Eric Pearlman
Neal S. Rote
Carlos Subauste
Aaron Weinberg

Faculty Trainers:

George Dubyak
Robert Fairchild
James Finke
Thomas Hamilton
Michael Lederman
John Letterio
Xiaoxia Li
Booki Min
Richard Ransohoff
Scott Sieg
George Stark
Yu-Chung Yang
Peter Zimmerman

Cancer

The Cancer research interests in the Pathology department involve the diagnosis, progression and treatment of experimental and human cancer. Particular focuses include the many facets of cancer biology, including cancer pathology, cancer genetics, cell signaling, control of cell growth, tumor apoptosis, cancer pharmacology, cancer therapeutics, stem cell biology, cancer imaging, tumor immunology and cancer drug development.

Primary Faculty:

Rose Beck
Dawn Dawson
Laxminarayana Devireddy
Mark Jackson
David Kaplan
Greg MacLennan
David Wald
Joseph Willis
Wei Xin
Lan Zhou

Secondary and Adjunct Faculty:

Kevin Cooper
Edward M. Greenfield
Alex Huang
Alan Levine
Jaroslaw Maciejewski
Shigemi Matsuyama
Keith McCrae
Cheng-Kui Qu
Alvin Schmaier

Faculty Trainers:

Alex Almasan
Susann Brady-Kalnay
David Danielpour
Clark Distelhorst
Stanton Gerson
James Jaccobberger
Ruth Keri
John Letterio
Danny Manor
Sanford Markowitz
Robert H. Miller
George Stark
Zhenghe Wang
Yu-Chung Yang

Other Areas:

Other research interests in the Pathology department involve advance research in experimental Pathology and the molecular and cellular basis of disease. Particular focuses include the many facets of experimental pathology, including tissue injury and healing, necrosis, biomaterials biocompatibility, aging, diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Primary Faculty:

James Anderson
Vincent Monnier
Alan Tartakoff
Nicholas Ziats

Secondary and Adjunct Faculty:

Edward M. Greenfield

Faculty Trainers:

Radhika Atit
Paul L. Fox
Stanley Hazen
Danny Manor
Roy L. Silverstein
Jonathan Smith
Witold K. Surewicz