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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

B. Paige Lawrence
B. Paige Lawrence, Ph.D.
MRBX 3-11108
Phone: (585) 276-3873
Email B. Paige
Research Interest: Influence of environmental factors on the development and function of the immune system

Postdoctoral Scholars

Christina Post
Christina Post, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Interest: Effects of exposure to perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) on antiviral immunity

Research Staff

Anthony Franchini
Research Interest: To focus on studies to discern the mechanism via which environmental factors modify the function of the immune system.

Graduate Students

Kristina Fenner
Research Interest:

Studying the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR) in hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells during viral infection 

Alicia Healey
Alicia Healey
IMV - Immunology, Microbiology, and Virology Ph.D. Program
- T32 Predoctoral Training Program in Immunology
Research Interest:

Investigating how AHR activation modulates neutrophil recruitment to the lung during viral infection

Research Assistants

Reena Caplash
Reena Caplash
Undergraduate Student
Research Interest: Examining how AHR regulates the T follicular helper cell function
Harrison Kern
Harrison Kern
Undergraduate Student
Research Interest: AHR regulation of stem cell differentiation