Diseases: Asthma Research: Using computational and machine learning approaches to analyze single-cell genomics data in order to investigate the differential impact of environmental exposures, particularly the household allergens mold and dust mites, on rare airway cell types which triggers chronic lung inflammation and asthma.
Diseases: Diabetes, Insulin resistance, Obesity, Atherosclerosis Research: Regulatory pathways which control energy metabolism.
Department of Molecular Metabolism Diseases: Cancer cachexia, Obesity, Diabetes Research: Applying and developing metabolomics and metabolic flux methods to understand the regulation of body weight, focusing on the body weight loss in cancer patients (cancer cachexia)
Diseases: HIV/AIDS Research: Explores viral mechanisms for the differences in observed biology between HIV-2 and HIV-1. Studies on the impact of Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya virus on neonatal outcomes and natural and vaccinations induced immunity to SARS-CoV-2.
Diseases: Cancer, Metabolic Diseases, Aging Research: Role of organelles and metabolic compartmentalization in physiology and disease.
Diseases: Metabolic diseases, Obesity Research: Nuclear lipid receptors as therapeutic targets of metabolic diseases.
Diseases: Asthma, Diabetes, Adrenergic receptor signaling, Gene-environment interaction, Metal toxicants, RNAi screen, Non-coding RNAs Research: Developing and applying genomewide RNAi tools to study receptor signaling and gene environment interactions.
Diseases: Aging, Cancer, Metabolic Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease Research: Molecular pathways underpinning the aging process.
Diseases: Cancer, Genetic Tumor Syndromes, Type-2 Diabetes, Obesity, Aging Research: Signaling pathways underlying tumorigenesis and metabolic diseases.
Diseases: Cancer Research: How DNA repair affects cancer therapy efficacy and the risk of diseases associated with DNA damage.