Focusing on the underpinnings of progressive insulin secretion defects and worsening glucose tolerance in children and adults with cystic fibrosis, and examining the links between hyperglycemia and insulin deficiency and cystic fibrosis-related outcomes.
The Wilson Lab studies the inherited neuro- and cardio-degenerative mitochondrial disorder, Friedreich ataxia (FA). The lab also constructed the first random shRNA-expressing libraries and is using these libraries for drug discovery in a variety of disorders.
Dr. Jennifer Bouso is a 3rd year Pulmonary fellow at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Her research focuses on understanding in-host evolution of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF).