Andrew copyAndrew A Wilson, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of The Alpha-1 Center

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Joseph Kaserman, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Research Interests: Mechanisms of hepatic injury in alpha-1 antitryspin deficiency

kaserman at
(617) 638-4821

Carly Merritt, BA

MD/PhD Student
Education: Colorado College
Research Interests: Misfolded protein-induced gain of function toxicity in lung alveolar epithelium

merricar at

Méline Homps-Legrand, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Education: Université Paris Cité
Research Interests: Signaling function of cell junctional proteins

melinehl at


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Mark Dodge, MPH

Study Coordinator
Education: University of New England
Research Interests: Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency-associated liver disease; patient stem cell repositories

mdodge1 at

Marissa Gallagher, M. Ed.

Wilson Lab Manager
Education: Boston University
Research Interests: Molecular effects of PM2.5 exposure on lung epithelium

mgalla at



Vikram Daesety, BA

MD Student Research Assistant
Education: Boston University
Research Interests: Wnt signaling pathway activity in alveolar type 2 cells

vdaesety at