Faculty and Trainers

Professor, Biochem/Mol Bio
ejadams@uchicago.edu
Our laboratory is interested in the molecular signals that are used by the immune system to distinguish healthy from unhealthy tissue. Many of our projects focus on “...
Professor, Medicine-Rheumatology
malegre@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
My laboratory is interested in T cell responses in settings of transplantation, autoimmunity and cancer, with an emphasis on mouse models and emerging extensions onto...
Professor, Surgery-General Surgery
jalverdy@surgery.bsd.uchicago.edu
John Alverdy, MD, has run a continuously funded NIH-funded laboratory that studies the molecular interactions of bacteria and the intestinal mucosa in order to...
Associate Professor, Medicine-Genetic Medicine
lbarreiro@uchicago.edu
Our lab aims to understand how natural selection has contributed to the evolution of our species and to which extent past selection events impact present-day...
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Professor, Pathology
abendela@bsd.uchicago.edu
Innate and Innate-Like Lymphocytes - Our laboratory studies the populations of lymphocytes that reside at mucosal barriers and perform rapid innate-like functions to...
Professor, Medicine-Gastroenterology
echang@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
The focus of my group is on the study of the intestinal microbes and how they interact with the host. This relationship is fundamental to our health and, when perturbed...
Professor, Pathology
achervon@bsd.uchicago.edu
Assistant Professor, Pritzker Institute for Molecular Engineering
nchevrier@uchicago.edu
Our research aims to uncover the grammar – or general rules – governing how successful immune responses work to stop an infection or remove diseased cells while keeping...
Professor, Surgery-Transplant
achong@surgery.bsd.uchicago.edu
My lab has had a long-standing interest in understanding the basis of immunological tolerance and humoral immunity following allogeneic transplantation. We have been...
Professor, Medicine-Rheumatology
mclark@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu