Professor of Immunobiology and of Medicine (Endocrinology)
Executive Director, Yale Diabetes Center
Deputy Director, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Endocrine System Diseases; Immune System Diseases; Metabolism; Autoimmunity; Translational Medical Research
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
My background and research are in translational immunology. I am interested in understanding the basis for autoimmune diseases and developing new therapies based on our understanding of disease mechanisms. My focus has largely been in the field of autoimmune Type 1 diabetes. The work encompasses basic laboratory work understanding the regulation of autoreactive T cells to clinical trials that involve novel therapeutics. As part of these studies I have also been very interested in analysis of...