Xavier Lab

The primary research goal of the Xavier Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital is to discover and understand the function of important mediators and effectors involved in both the innate and adaptive immune systems. Of particular interest are the cellular components and regulatory networks that interact dynamically within temporal, spatial, and patho-physiological contexts of innate immunity. A second area of focus is to examine the pathway defects associated with genetic variants in inflammatory bowel disease and type 1 diabetes and identify novel small molecules that interrupt signal transduction pathways associated with disease risk. We are pursuing integrative systems approaches that closely couple genome-wide experimentation with high-throughput assays and computational methods.

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