Dr. Joseph Cantor was trained as a cellular immunologist before becoming an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UC San Diego. His studies have described the role of CD98 in adaptive immunity. In addition to authoring papers in highly-respected immunology journals, he serves as an immunology lecturer for the medical school and for rheumatology fellows. Dr. Cantor is a reviewer for
Diabetes and a member of the American Association of Immunologists, the Immunology of Diabetes Society, and the Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies.