Insoo Kang MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology); Course Director, Rheumatology Grand Rounds

Departments & Organizations

Stem Cell Center, Yale


Skin Diseases Research Center, Yale

Internal Medicine: Interstitial Lung Disease Program | Rheumatology

Research Interests

Human T cell biology; Immunosenescence; Autoimmunity

Clinical Interests

General Rheumatology; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)


  • M.D., Hallym University , 1990

Selected Publication

  • MS Shin, Y Kang, NE Lee, ER Wahl, SH Kim, KS Kang, R Lazova and I Kang. 2013. Self dsDNA induces IL-1ß production from human monocytes by activating NLRP3 inflammasome in the presence of anti-dsDNA antibodies. J Immunol 190:1407-1415. PMCID: PMC3563755