YUM! DIGESTING ASM'S FOOD CONTENTMicrobes can be used to create delicious foods from fermentative processes; on the flipside, microbes can cause foodborne illness. Check out everything ASM has on food!
Dr. Notkins' laboratory uses a broad interdisciplinary approach to study the normal physiology and pathogenesis of disease. The major emphasis is in the areas of: (1) virology; (2) autoimmune type 1 diabetes (especially the autoantigens IA-2 and IA-2ß); (3) immunity (polyreactive antibodies); and (4) autoimmunity (predictive antibodies).