Extracellular matrix; cell adhesion
The host response to biofilm infections, with the goal of devising new approaches for diagnosis and treatment of these common infections.
Glaucoma, Neurodegeneration, Complex Genetics, Neuronal Apoptosis
Interactions between host genetics, cellular immunity, and infectious disease pathogenesis, with a primary emphasis on HIV/AIDS.
Host and vaccine-elicited immune responses to SIV/HIV; Changes to SIV/HIV host immune responses during co-infection with a second pathogen
Alzheimer’s disease, neuroimaging, lifestyle, genetics, cognitive resilience