Molecular Pathogenesis Home

Welcome to The Division of Molecular Pathogenesis, within the Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The Division of Molecular Pathogenesis is the research home of the Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology and encompasses research spanning microbiology, immunology, inflammation, cancer biology, and vascular biology.

Highlighted Labs


The Lab of Timothy L. Cover, M.D.


The Byndloss Lab: Linking Gut Microbiota, Host Metabolism and Disease

The Lab of Mariana Xavier Byndloss, D.V.M., Ph.D.


Aiken Lab Molecular Biology of HIV-1 Infection

​The Lab of Christopher R. Aiken, Ph.D.


Hadjifrangiskou Lab Sheet

The Lab of Maria Hadjifrangiskou, Ph.D.