Evolutionary Immunology ~ Inflammation ~ Genomics ~ Primate Evolution

 Evolutionary Immunology and Genomics Laboratory
The Evolutionary Immunology and Genomics lab, directed by J.F. Brinkworth, investigates the evolution and ecology of the immune system using a broad range of immunological, genomic and computational techniques. We are based in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
The lab welcomes new members
Interested in the evolution of immunity and disease? Contact me about research opportunities. 
Check out our new paper in Human Biology
Heather Hicks (James Madison University)
updated Sept, 2018
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The Brinkworth lab has won a National Science Foundation award, with Luis Barreiro (Co-PI) to study how human population history has affected the evolution of immune function.
Negin Valizadegan has won a second Baldwin Fellowship from the Leakey Foundation. Congratulations Negin!
Celeste Kim (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)
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We are hiring! Check out our ad for a lab technician here.