Life SciencesScientific Mentor

Dr. Dan Littman is a leader in applying molecular and genetics tools to study the immune system including specification of T lymphocyte lineages, the differentiation of inflammatory T helper cells, the role of microbiota in regulating immune responses, and the mechanisms of HIV entry and pathogenesis. Dr. Littman is a Scientific Co-Founder of Vedanta Biosciences and is Founder and a scientific advisor to Orca Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Littman also serves as an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.