Cell and Molecular Biology

  • Identification of key pathobiochemical mechanisms that cause ALI/ARDS and/or emphysema
  • Role of phagocytic and non-phagocytic oxidases in tissue injury and inflammation, intracellular signaling, and oxygen sensing
  • Alveolar epithelial cell biology
  • Vascular biology
  • Pulmonary innate immunity
  • Lipid signaling in cancer
  • The interplay of thrombosis and inflammation
  • Post-transcriptional gene regulation in platelets
  • Cell-cell interaction and gene expression in inflammation