Torbett Laboratory

The Torbett Laboratory has three research areas: Evolution of HIV-1 inhibitor resistance and fitness; Hematopoietic stem and T cell gene delivery strategies to block HIV-1entry and limit infection; and The regulation of normal and abnormal myeloid development and function by the ets transcription factor PU.1 (spi). Please check the Research page for more information on our research program.

The Torbett Lab moved to Seattle Children's Research Institute. Please use the contact information below if you are interested in joining the lab.

Seattle Children’s Research Institute


PO Box 5371

Seattle, WA 98145-5005



Department of Immunology and Microbiology

The Scripps Research Institute

Director, Molecular Basis of Viral Pathogenesis Training Program

Director, CFAR Protein Expression and Proteomics (PEP) Core

Co-Director, HIV Interaction and Viral Evolution (HIVE) Center

Co-Director, UCSD Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)


10550 North Torrey Pines Road, IMM-115
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: (858) 784-9123
FAX: (858) 784-7714