Luc Teyton

Consortium: CHIB 







Where are you from originally, and where did you go to school?

Grew up in France where I got my education (M.D. and Ph.D during my senior residency)

►What is your current position?

Professor of Immunology and Microbiology

►Why did you decide to become a researcher?

Intellectual interest in understanding the diseases I was diagnosing and treating

►What is the “Big Picture” of what you study?

Understand the molecular mechanisms of autoimmunity to provide new therapeutic interventions

►What is your favorite aspect of your research?

The day to day feed of experimental results

► What do you hope to achieve with your research?

Early diagnosis of T1D during the pre-clinical phase, and define effective therapies of blockade

►What groups are you involved in? 

American College of Rheumatology
American association of Immunology
The American Society for Clinical Investigation

►When not in the lab what are your favorite hobbies/activities?

Mountain biking, running, and sculpture



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