Collaborators

Dr. Andre Ballesteros-Tato
University of Alabama at Birmingham,
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology

The Ballesteros-Tato and Oestreich labs collaborate to identify molecular mechanisms that regulate T cell development during influenza infection.
https://www.uab.edu/medicine/rheumatology/faculty/162-ballesteros-tato

Dr. Irving Allen
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine,
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology
The Allen and Oestreich labs collaborate to utilize in vivo infection models to better understand macrophage and T cell function.
http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/research/labs/allen/

Dr. Liwu Li
Virginia Tech
Department of Biological Sciences
The Li and Oestreich laboratories collaborate to identify molecular mechanisms that regulate innate and adaptive immune cell development.
http://www.faculty.biol.vt.edu/li/

Dr. Xin Luo
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine,
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology

Collectively, the Oestreich and Luo labs are examining potential roles for T cells in lupus pathogenesis.
http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/research/labs/luo/

Dr. James Smyth
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute 
The Smyth and Oestreich labs collaborate on high-resolution imaging of T cells and T cell processes.
http://research.vtc.vt.edu/people/jamie-smyth

Dr. Michael Fox
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute 
The Fox and Oestreich labs collaborate to examine regulation of gene expression during neuronal cell development.
http://research.vtc.vt.edu/people/michael-fox-phd/
http://labs.vtc.vt.edu/fox/

Dr. Deborah Kelly
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
The Kelly and Oestreich labs collaborate to examine transcriptional complex formation using cryo-electron microscopy and potential roles for these complexes in breast cancer.
http://research.vtc.vt.edu/people/debbie-f-kelly/
http://debkellylab.org/

Dr. Blake Johnson
Virginia Tech
Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
The Oestreich and Johnson labs collaborate to develop a multidisciplinary approach for the generation of therapeutic immune cell populations.
http://ise.vt.edu/people/faculty/johnson.html
http://blakejohnson40.wixsite.com/biomanufacturinglab