Summer 2006 Gina M. Finzi Fellows

Melissa Lee
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Characterization of Circulating Endothelial Cells Bearing C4d as a Lupus Biomarker

Mariza Misus
Bennington College, Bennington, VT
Cytokines as Biomarkers for Disease Progression of Atherosclerosis in SLE

Ilka Netravali
Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Sialyl 9-O-Acetyl Transferase: A Key Therapeutic Target for Lupus

Noa Schwartz
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
TWEAK as a Marker for Disease Severity in Human Lupus Nephritis

Robert Van Haren
Michigan State University. East Lansing, MI
Altered Apoptosis in Cutaneous Lupus

David Yao
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Differential Gene Expression Regulation in Monocytes and Macrophages: Correlation with Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Osteoporosis Outcomes in Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus