The University of North Carolina Cystic Fibrosis and Pulmonary Research and Treatment Center Postdoctoral Research Associates and graduate students work to fine-tune their research interests and conduct research while utilizing the expertise of the CF Center faculty. Below are each member's specific interests as well as links to more detailed descriptions of their current projects and publications.
Role of E-selectin in Modulating Leukocyte Recruitment and Vascular Permeability in Pulmonary Microvascular Endothelial Cells
Deborah Cholon, PhD
Alaina Garland, PhD
Inflammatory Responses of Microvascular Endothelial Cells in the Lung
Respiratory Viral Pathogen Interactions with the Lung Epithelium
Deepika Polineni, MD
The role of macrophages in the pathophysiology of muco-obstructive airway diseases and communication between airway epithelia and pulmonary macrophages