*Advance our knowledge of the basic immunology of inflammation, autoimmunity, cancer, transplantation and infection and to translate this new knowledge to novel strategies for diagnosis, prevention and therapeutic intervention.
*Foster collaborations and further strengthen interactions among the Penn community of immunologists.
Spotlights on IFI
Congratulations to Igor Brodsky, PhD and Rahul Kohli, MD, PhD for receiving the Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Award from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.
Congratulations to the 2015 IFI Pilot Awardees:
Jorge Henao Mejia, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
LincRNAs in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Matthew Levine, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Surgery
Mechanistic High Throughput Screening to Identify Means of HDAC2 Deletion-Associated Ischemia Tolerance