Hu originalWelcome to the Hu Lab!


Meet Hui Hu, Ph.D., an immunologist focusing on transcriptional regulation of adaptive immunity—Tfh cell differentiation, GC responses, CD8+ T cell quiescence/activation, T cell responses, immune memory and vaccines.

Hu joined the Department of Microbiology at UAB in May 2014. He was an Associate Professor at the Wistar Institute, Philadelphia. Before Hu moved to the Wistar Institute, he was an instructor in the Department of Pediatrics at Harvard’s Children’s Hospital, Boston, and a postdoctoral associate at the CBR Institute for Biomedical Research (IDI) at Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining Harvard in 2002, he worked as a postdoctoral associate at the Center for Cancer Research at MIT and as a postdoctoral fellow at the Trudeau Institute. Hu received his doctorate from Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden. Hu has received several awards and honors including the ACGT Young Investigator Award.