Dr. Karen Edelblum recently moved from her position at The University of Chicago to Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, where she is now Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Center for Immunity and Inflammation.
She aims to find new treatments for inflammatory bowel disease by focusing on how gamma delta T cell/epithelial interactions shape innate immune responses to pathogenic and commensal bacteria.
Dr. Edelblum gave a talk at Experimental Biology 2015 called, “Communication Between Tight Junction Proteins and Immune Cells During Enteric Disease“.
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