Immunology

Immunology

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Immunology – learn about the spectrum of our research at BioMed X Institute:

Team PMI

Team PMI

Pathogen-Mediated Modulation of Innate Immunity

The team is interested in identifying key molecular and cellular mechanisms at the pathogen-host interface which could be exploited as potential targets for the treatment of multiple chronic inflammatory diseases.

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Team IEB

Team IEB

Intestinal Epithelial Barrier in Autoimmune Diseases

The main objective of the IEB group is to identify key molecular mechanisms at intestinal epithelial-immune cells interface, in order to identify and develop new therapeutic targets for intestinal barrier loss in autoimmune diseases that will improve patient outcomes.

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Team PTA

Team PTA

Protective Tissue Factors in Autoimmune Diseases

The core of the project will be the development of a first in kind synovium-in-a-dish assay for systematic monitoring of macrophage functions.

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Team TDA

Team TDA

Regulatory T cell Dysfunction in Autoimmunity and Inflammaging

The team’s main objective is to understand the molecular mechanisms governing immune senescence and metabolic dysfunction in Tregs and other T cell subsets that are shared in autoimmunity and aging.

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