Danish Saleh


Danish Saleh 
BA, Biochemistry
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
MD, PhD Student in Neuroscience
Alexei Degterev, PhD, Adviser




Interferons are a class of cytokines that are important in viral and bacterial innate immunity. Interestingly, aberrant regulation of interferons have also been associated with autoimmune disorders such as systemic lupus erythematous and multiple sclerosis. My thesis work was aimed at elucidating signaling responsible for interferon production in myeloid-derived cell-types.

I am now completing the third year of medical school.

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