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The Department of Microbiology & Immunology administers six educational programs. Learn more about our programs.
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We offer cutting-edge research programs in the areas of Autoimmune Disease, Biodefense, Cancer, Cell Biology, Genetics, Vaccine Biology, and HIV/AIDS.
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is focused on research and educational programs which relate to microbial pathogens (viruses and prokaryotic and eukaryotic microbes) and the host immune defenses which protect against these organisms. Current research emphasizes cutting-edge molecular techniques and includes, but is not limited to, studies on: autoimmunity, biodefense, bioinformatics, biofilms, cancer biology, gene therapy, genetics and genomics, HIV/AIDS, immunologic mechanisms, respiratory pathogens (including influenza) and vaccine development.
“Toxoplasma on My Mind (and in my brain): Tales of Life Cycles and Cell Cycles”
Anthony Sinai, PhDUniversity of Kentucky
Monday, March 25, 2019MC
Upper Auditorium 3-7619
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March 12, 2019These less common proteins may help fend off the flu
December 4, 2018US News and World Report Article: What You Can Do With a Biology Degree?
November 6, 2018David Topham's Flu Center Receives $5.4M in NIH Funding
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