Laboratory Medicine Research

The Department of Laboratory Medicine consists of four divisions, the Core Laboratory, Infectious Diseases Diagnostic Laboratory, Transfusion Medicine, and Laboratory Support Services, as well as smaller specialty labs.

Research in the laboratories of Orah Platt and Carlo Brugnara has produced landmark discoveries in sickle-cell disease, including suggestions for novel therapies.

Featured researchers in the Department of Laboratory Medicine hold faculty appointments at Harvard Medical School.

Carlo Brugnara Sickle-cell disease
James Campbell Autoimmune disease
Hongbo R Luo Signal transduction
Alexander McAdam Diagnostic microbiology
Orah Platt Sickle-cell disease
Leslie Silberstein Lymphopoiesis