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

Metabolites and Long COVID, Cell, 2023

Serotonin reduction in post-acute sequelae of viral infection

Adipose thermogenic memory, Nature Metabolism, 2023

A subpopulation of lipogenic brown adipocytes drives thermogenic memory

The impact of stress on colitis, Cell, 2023

The enteric nervous system relays psychological stress to intestinal inflammation

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.