Recent Grants/Research Interests
May 2012: B Cell Development Defects in Murine Lupus; Univ. of Florida/NIH.
August 2012: Characterization of SLE-Susceptibility Loci on Mouse Chromosome 1; Univ. of Florida/NIH.
• To study the genetic basis of autoimmunity in mice and human using next-generation sequencing technologies.
• To identify and characterize novel genes that play a role in pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), using mouse models.
Human genetics, working in the area of autoimmune diseases. Studying genetic variations in human immune system genes which are predisposing humans to autoimmunity.
Ran Song, Ph.D.