The Center for Advanced Tissue Imaging (CAT-I) is an NIAID and NCI supported effort involving collaborative studies between experts in the Laboratory of Immune System Biology, DIR, NIAID and investigators in the DIR, NIAID and CCR, NCI.
Major Areas of Focus
- To enable collaboration in the application of LBS methods of Histo-cytometry in 2D and 3D
- To enable highly multiplex, quantitative image analysis of tissues samples, primarily but not exclusively of human origin
- To advance our understanding of immune processes in various diseases
- To develop better vaccines