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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.
New studies with Mycobacterium abscessus, a novel non-tubercular mycobacterial species
Marty PavelkaUniversity of Rochester
Friday, September 21, 2018KMRB
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May 7, 2018New Equine Influenza Vaccine Could Help Protect People, Too
April 30, 2018Horses Get the Flu, Too
January 30, 2018Andrew Cox Receives US Patent
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