Lab News

May 2022

We found out that our NIAID Flu Systems Vaccinology R01 (Role: MPI, other PIs: Alcorn, Singh, Zimmerman) will be funded.

May 2022

We participated in a Pitt-Case Western CFAR application that was funded.

April 2022

Our CIHR grant (Role: co-I, PI: Konvalinka) was funded.

April 2022

We published a manuscript in Cell Reports Medicine demonstrating how integrating bulk RNA-seq data with protein networks can uncover signatures underlying rejection in pediatric liver transplantation. (link)

March 2022

Our DoD grant (Role: co-I, PIs: Lafyatis and Singh) looking at multi-omic signatures of scleroderma disease severity was funded.

March 2022

Our Essential Regression manuscript was published in Patterns. (link)

January 2022

Javad Rahimikollu from the CPCB program joined the lab as a graduate student (PhD)

December 2021

Three new graduate students (PhD) joined the lab - Swapnil Keshari from the CPCB program, Prabal Chhibbar and Trirupa Chakraborty from the ISB program joined the lab after rotations.

September 2021

A NIAID R01 we participated in (Role: co-I, PIs: Rinaldo and Mailliard) looking at COVID-19 vaccine responses in HIV individuals was funded.

September 2021

We received a 5-year NHGRI U01 1U01HG012041-01 (Role: MPI, Other PIs: Singh, Sahni). Link on NIH Reporter - https://reporter.nih.gov/search/j2KmbxuMYkium4-hI-96ag/project-details/10297231

August 2021

We received a 5-year NIAID New Innovator DP2 Award 1DP2AI164325-01 (Role: PI). Link on NIH Reporter - https://reporter.nih.gov/search/j2KmbxuMYkium4-hI-96ag/project-details/10295268

July 2021

Eunseo Song joins the lab as an undergraduate (CMU Computational Biology) researcher.

July 2021

Rucha Khopkar joins the lab as a Master's Student.

June 2021

A NIDDK dkNET New Investigator Pilot Program in Bioinformatics grant that we participated in has been funded (Role: co-I, PI: Joglekar).

June 2021

Hanxi Xiao, who did her Master's thesis in the lab will continue in the lab as a PhD student in the CMU-Pitt Program in Computational Biology.

June 2021

We contributed to Mechanisms of impaired lung development and ciliation in Mannosidase-1-alpha-2 (Man1a2) mutants in Frontiers in Physiology

May 2021

Jacob Berkowitz joins the lab as an undergraduate (Pitt Statistics) researcher.

April 2021

Jishnu gave a talk at the 2021 Cold Spring Harbor Systems Immunology Meeting

April 2021

A Department of Defense Idea Development Award grant that we participated in has been funded (Role: co-I, PI: Lafyatis).

March 2021

Jishnu gave a talk at the 2021 Cold Spring Harbor Networks Meeting

October 2020

We published Mining for humoral correlates of HIV control and latent reservoir size in PLoS pathogens

November 2020

We welcome Woo Yong "Noah" Chang, who is going to work with us as a Master's Student.

August 2020

We welcome Hanxi Xiao, who is going to work with us as a Master's Student.

September 2020

September 2020

Sophia Hu (CMU-Pitt Program in Computational Biology) does a rotation in the lab.

August 2020

We are now supported by a Collaborative Research Agreement with the University of Brussels Center for Research In Immunology (Role: PI)!

July 2020

July 2020

June 2020

We received a pilot Covid-19 grant from the UPMC-ITTC (Role: PI)!

May 2020

June 2020

We welcome Kiran Nazarali, who is going to work with us as a High School Student.

May 2020

We received a PACER (Pittsburgh Autoimmunity Center for Excellence in Research) grant (Role: PI)!

April 2020

We welcome Syed Rahman, who is going to work with us as a Post-Doctoral Fellow.

March 2020

March 2020

February 2020

Roshni Bhatt (CMU-Pitt Program in Computational Biology) does a rotation in the lab.

February 2020

We published Antibody Fc Glycosylation Discriminates Between Latent and Active Tuberculosis in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

January 2020

The Das Systems Immunology Lab is now supported by Center for Systems Immunology Startup Funds!

January 2020

The lab is now open! We look forward to exciting science in the future!