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Nathan Schoettler

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine

Nathan Schoettler is a pulmonary and critical care physician whose basic science research is at the interface of genetics/genomics and immunology. He has investigated the genetic risk of asthma and related diseases and works to understand how genetic variants perturb the responses of immune cells in the lung.

His findings have been published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, Nature Genetics, and the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Schoettler holds a BS in molecular, cell, and developmental biology from the University of California, Los Angeles, as well as a PhD in immunology from the University of Chicago, where he also completed his medical degree, an internal medicine residency, and a pulmonary and critical care fellowship.

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