Research Lab: Lencer Laboratory
Research Department: Medicine Research
Research Division: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Research
Research Focus Area: Mucosal epithelial cell biology
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview The Lencer laboratory studies the cell and molecular biology of vesicular transport in polarized epithelial cells and regulation of ion transport in the intestine. These studies...
Research Lab: Fiebiger Laboratory
Research Focus Area: Immune Responses in the Gastrointestinal Tract
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview Moderate estimates suggest that one out of five individuals in the Western World suffers from some form of allergic condition. In particular, food allergic reactions are of...
Research Overview We are interested in two areas: (a) Ras and RAF are major oncogenes in human cancer. We are investigating the role of Rho-family GTP-binding proteins in oncogenic epithelial cell...
Research Lab: Kagan Laboratory
Research Focus Area: Signal transduction pathways of the immune system
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
kaganlab.com Research Overview Dr. Kagan's research focuses on understanding the organization of signal transduction pathways within cells of the mammalian immune system. As a model, he focuses his...
Research Lab: Snapper Laboratory
Research Focus Area: Internal Bowel Disease, Mucosal Immunology, Microbiology, Inflammatory bowel disease
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview The Snapper laboratory is interested in the mechanisms that control immune responses and function in the gastrointestinal tract as well as host-microbial interactions that, in turn,...
Research Focus Area: Inflammatory disorders, Innate immunity
Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview: Ivan Zanoni laboratory studies innate immune cell biology as a means of understanding the earliest events that initiate immunity to infection or drive the development of immune...
Dr. Chinnapen’s research focuses on addressing two major problems faced in biotechnological drug development: 1) lack of transport for biologics across the blood-brain-barrier, and 2) lack of oral...