Research

Research

Faculty Grants

Shu Man Fu, MD, PhD

Progressions and Biomarkers of Proliferative Lupus Nephritis, ALR 187966
T Cell Epitope Mimicry for Autoimmune Responses in SLE, R01 AI079621
Cellular and Genetic Basis of Systemic Lupus, 5R01AR047988-12
HLA-D Region in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Pathogenesis, 5R01AR049449-08
Progressions and Biomarkers of Proliferative Lupus Nephritis, ALR 187966

Donald L. Kimpel, MD, MA

Sub-investigator for ophthalmology grant using Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs) in treatment of dry macular degeneration.
Collaborator for study of anemia of chronic disease in inflammatory arthritis.
Working collaboratively with faculty in UVA’s departments of Neuropathology and Neurology on a translational research project to identify biomarkers of myositis.

Janet Lewis, MD

Collaborator (with the UVA Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative therapies) on a project studying fibromyalgia.
Collaborator with a Department of Microbiology researcher on a study of B lymphocyte function in SLE patients.


Publications

Department of Medicine Annual Report Selected Publications