Garnett H. Kelsoe
James B. Duke Professor of Immunology

1. Lymphocyte development and antigen-driven diversification of immunoglobulin and T cell antigen receptor genes.
2. The germinal center reaction and mechanisms for clonal selection and self - tolerance. The origins of autoimmunity.
3. Interaction of innate- and adaptive immunity and the role of inflammation in lymphoid organogenesis.
4. The role of secondary V(D)J gene rearrangment in lymphocyte development and malignancies.
5. Mathematical modeling of immune responses, DNA motifs, collaborations in bioinformatics.
6. Humoral immunity to influenza and HIV-1.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

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  • 117 Jones Bldg, 207 Research D, Box 3010 DUMC, Durham, NC 27710
  • Box 3010 DUMC, 117 Jones Building, Durham, NC 27710

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