Research Spotlights

In Search of Cures for Asthma, Allergy and Other Airway Disorders

In addition to translational opportunities, Dr. Monica Kraft's research group performs clinical trials in asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) evaluating new therapies, pharmacogenetics, obesity, metabolomic profiles and airway physiology...


Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Dr. Jill Tardiff focuses her research on the pathogenesis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a disorder affecting one out of every 500 individuals worldwide. HCM is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder caused by mutations in the proteins that comprise the cardiac sarcomere and is one of the most common causes of sudden cardiac death in young people...


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