Theo Moraes
Associate Professor
Contact information
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning
The Hospital for Sick Children
686 Bay St., 9th Floor
M5G 0A4
Phone: 416-813-2196
Fax: 416-813-6246
Research location: The Hospital for Sick Children/Research Institute
Primary Research Area: Infectious Diseases & Immunopathology
Secondary Research Area: Molecular & Cell Biology
Research Statement:

The overall research goal of the lab is to reduce the burden of disease caused by viral inflammation in the lung with a focus on Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).   The lab has expertise in airway epithelial cell biology and uses airway cell model systems to study a few lung diseases, most notably Cystic Fibrosis.