Honors & News
May 2, 2013
Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D., has been named vice dean for research at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. A faculty member since 1990 and past senior associate dean for basic research, Dewhurst will lead the School's research strategic planning process and help advance its research priorities by identifying areas of excellence in which to make strategic investments; strengthening the research infrastructure; improving education and training; and promoting collaborations and alliances that will result in increased research funding.
- A single mutation at PB1 residue 319 dramatically increases the safety of PR8 LAIV in a murine model without compromising vaccine efficacy.J Virol. (2015 Dec 16).
- Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 modulates neuroinflammation and neurotoxicity in models of human immunodeficiency virus 1-associated neurocognitive disorders.J Neurosci. 35, 5271-83. (2015 Apr 01).
- Development of a mouse-adapted live attenuated influenza virus that permits in vivo analysis of enhancements to the safety of live attenuated influenza virus vaccine.J Virol. 89, 3421-6. (2015 Mar 01).