About Dr. Ostrov: David A. Ostrov, PhD Associate Professor

Dr. Ostrov’s group utilizes methods in structure-based drug design to discover and develop novel therapies for preventing and treating human diseases. His team focuses on developing novel therapeutic approaches to treat breast, colon, esophageal, lung, lymphoma and prostate cancer, drug-resistant childhood leukemia, Type I diabetes, graft-versus-host disease, rheumatoid arthritis, autism spectrum disorders and drug-resistant pathogens. such as HIV.

Research Interests

  • T cell immunobiology

  • Structure-based drug design

  • X-ray crystallography

Email: ostroda@pathology.ufl.edu