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Kevan Herold, MD

Professor of Immunobiology and of Medicine (Endocrinology)

Deputy Director for Translational Science, Yale Center for Clinical Research

Director, Yale Diabetes Center

Biography

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...

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Research Interests

Endocrine System Diseases; Immune System Diseases

Clinical Interests

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1

Students/Aides

Justin Garyu

Graduate Student

justin.garyu@yale.edu

Jenny Mei

Undergraduate Student

jenny.mei@yale.edu

Jeff Hurlburt

Lab Aide

Isabel Beshar

Undergraduate Student

Isabel.beshar@yale.edu