Researcher Profile

Patricia A. Fitzgerald-Bocarsly, PhD

Associate Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 1997

Academic Appointment

Vice Chair and Professor of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine
Center for Immunity and Inflammation
New Jersey Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


  • RBHS Provost – Newark

Research Interests

  • Interferons in human defense and disease
  • Plasmacytoid dendritic cells in innate and adaptive immunity to viral infections
  • Immune dysregulation in HIV infection, aging, cancer and other human diseases

Selected Publications

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