Internal Medicine

  • Division of Immunology


    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)
    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.