An Innate Attraction to Immunity Research (video) Pew Charitable Trusts Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption 2012 Pew Latin American Fellow Natalia Martin studies the molecular mechanisms underlying innate immunity -- the body's first, non-specific line of defense against invading pathogens. As a postdoctoral researcher in the lab of Alejandro Aballay at Duke University, the native Argentinian aims to understand how the innate immune response is fine-tuned, with the long-term goal of developing new therapeutic targets for immune diseases. http://www.pewlatinfellows.org Credit The Pew Charitable Trusts Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.