Pathology Research and Faculty

Pathology Research

The overall theme and focus of the Department of Pathology is to elucidate the molecular basis and pathology of human disease. The faculty is comprised of basic, translational and physician scientists that utilize the latest techniques in genomics, proteomics, cell biology, molecular biology and physiology to develop new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for a wide range of diseases, including cancer, neurological disease, microbial infection, and inflammatory disease. The major areas of research are:

Faculty Labs

Center for Perinatal Discovery

Human and Animal Tissue Technology Center

Diagnostic Discovery Laboratory‚Äč

Cancer Biology

Comparative Pathology

Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders

Immunology and Infectious Disease


Placental Biology

Research Ethics

Stem Cell Biology