Research

Basic Science Research  (Allergy)
Heparin binding proteins and peptides
Biology and function of natural killer cells
Thymic selection
Effect of alcohol on the immune system
Effect of herbicides/pesticides on the immune system
Immunology of sinusitis
DNA Vaccines
Immunology of alcoholism

Clinical Research  (Allergy)
Hereditary angioedema
Primary immunodeficiency molecular etiology
Biological response modifier therapy
Mechanisms of "irreversible" asthma

Clinical Trials  (Allergy)
Asthma
Allergic rhinitis
Hereditary angioedema
Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy 


Research Minute: Nicholas Zavazava, MD, PhD

Nicholas Zavazava, MD/PhD, is a Stem Cell Biologist and Immunologist at the University of Iowa. He is researching new ways to convert stem cells into pancreatic tissue for diabetes treatments.