Immunology (MRSA)

Principal Investigator: Dr. Lilly Immergluck

Key Personnel: Sebastian Kahf, Victoria Churchill, Elham Laghaie

Objectives: To determine the association between inherited immune factors and recurrenece of MRSA infections.

Summary: Subjects enrolled in this study present with recurrent MRSA infections. A control group of nonrecurrent subjects will be enrolled in this study as well. Immune biomarkers of both groups will be analyzed to determine if there is a relationship between inherited immune function and recurrence of infection.