Research

For more information about our research, please view the profiles our of research faculty:

Matczuk, Agnieszka

Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Romberg, Neil David

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Immunology)

Research Interests:Molecular mechanisms of primary immune deficiency diseases, Autoimmune manifestations of Common Variable Immune Deficiency, Smith-Magenis Syndrome related immune deficiency, Newborn screening for immune deficiency

Zheng, Tao

Associate Professor of Medicine (Immunology) and of Pediatrics (Immunology)
Chief, Section of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Research Interests:Characterization of molecular and cellular mechanisms in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis; Development of asthma; Atopic March; Using transgenic animal models; Th2 cytokine IL-13 as a potent inducer of phenotypical features of atopic dermatitis in mice, eosinophil, mast cell, and T cell infiltration, fibrotic and vascular remodeling, and clinical manifestations; IL-13 induced atopic dermatitis; Enhanced susceptibility of these mice to allergen induced allergic asthma in the lung; Identifying novel molecules and pathways in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis and the atopic march; Developing new therapeutics for allergic diseases