Deciphering host-environment interactions

Welcome to the ThaissLab

We are part of the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.

We strive to develop new therapies for human diseases by transforming our understanding of host-environment interactions.

Recent Publications

Jaitin et al., Cell, 2019

Trem2-expressing lipid-associated macrophages mediate metabolic homeostasis

Thaiss, Science, 2018

Microbiome dynamics in metabolic disease

Thaiss et al., Science, 2018

Hyperglycemia disrupts intestinal barrier function

The Team

We are an international team of scientists jointly tackling some of the most important questions in biomedicine.

To join our journey, contact us.