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Marilia I. Cascalho, MD, PhD

Jeffrey L. Platt, MD

Research & Fellowship Opportunities

Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

The program, started in 1988, creates research partnerships between bright and enthusiastic first and second year undergraduate students and faculty researchers. Transplantation Biology at the University of Michigan currently involves several students in ongoing research, creative projects and activities.

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities

  • Endogenous activation and control of toll-like receptor function
  • Immune reconstitution
  • Molecular mechanisms of accommodation
  • Impact of immunity on endothelium
  • Mutable vaccines
  • Genetic determinants of immunity
  • Immunotherapies