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Primary Faculty

Scott ButlerScott Butler, Ph.D.Email Scott

Regulation of Gene Expression by Targeted Degradation of RNA
Stephen DewhurstStephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.Email Stephen

Influenza Viruses; Virus Polymerase HIV Vaccine Development; NeuroAIDS Research
Michelle DziejmanMichelle Dziejman, Ph.D.Email Michelle

Type Three Secretion System mediated pathogenesis of V. cholerae
Paul DunmanPaul Dunman, Ph.D.Email Paul

Antimicrobial drug discovery using pathogenic Staphylococcus aureus and Acinetobacter baumannii: exploiting components of the bacterial RNA metabolism machinery; characterizing prokaryotic ribonucleases; understanding the impact of the host environment on antibiotic resistance and virulence factor expression.
Michael ElliottMichael R. Elliott, Ph.D.Email Michael

Cell death and clearance in inflammation and immunity
Deborah FowellDeborah Fowell, Ph.D.Email Deborah

Differentiation of CD4 T lymphocytes in infectious and autoimmune disease
Steven GillSteven R. Gill, Ph.D.Email Steven

Microbial pathogens and the impact of human microbial flora on human health and disease.
Constantine HaidarisConstantine G. Haidaris, Ph.D.Email Constantine

Infections in the immunocompromised host, mechanisms of pathogenesis, host-microbe interactions and approaches to therapy
Dwight HardyDwight J. Hardy, Ph.D.
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Antimicrobial Susceptibility and Resistance.
Edith LordEdith M. Lord, Ph.D.Email Edith

Cell Mediated Immunity to Tumors
Sanjay MaggirwarSanjay Maggirwar, Ph.D.Email Sanjay

Platelets, HIV, and inflammation
Jim MillerJim Miller, Ph.D.Email Jim

Molecular and cellular events that regulate T cell signaling and activation
Tim MosmannTim R. Mosmann, Ph.D.Email Tim

The regulation of cytokine responses of human and mouse T-cell subsets in infections asthma, allergy and autoimmunity
Luis Martinez-SobridoLuis Martinez-Sobrido, Ph.D.Email Luis

Molecular biology, immunology, and pathogenesis of negative-stranded viruses (Influenza viruses, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Metapneumovirus, Arenavirus, Thogoto virus, Ebola virus, Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever virus), positive-stranded viruses (Dengue virus, SARS coronavirus, Hepatitis virus), and RNA and DNA (cytomegalovirus and vaccinia virus)
Martin PavelkaMartin Pavelka, Ph.D.Email Martin

Biosynthesis of the Cell Wall of Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Biodefense Research
Robert QuiveyRobert Glenn Quivey, Ph.D.Email Robert

The bacterium, Streptococcus mutans, which colonizes the human mouth from the time of tooth eruption until death.
Jacques RobertJacques Robert, Ph.D.Email Jacques

Evolution of Immune Surveillance, Tumor and Viral Immunity
Andrea SantAndrea Sant, Ph.D.Email Andrea

Influenza specific immunity, vaccine design and regulation of T cell responses to pathogens.
Toru TakimotoToru Takimoto, D.V.M., Ph.D.Email Toru

Molecular Mechanisms of Paramyxovirus Infection, Replication and Assembly
Juilee ThakarJuilee Thakar, Ph.D.Email Juilee

Identification of immune signatures and characterization of dynamics of immune responses by using systems biology approaches.
Brian WardBrian Ward, Ph.D.Email Brian

Molecular Mechanisms of Poxvirus Envelope Formation
Felix YarovinskyFelix Yarovinsky, M.D.Email Felix

Innate immunity, Host-microbial interactions, Immunoparasitology, Mucosal immunology
Jian ZhuJian Zhu, Ph.D.Email Jian

Host-virus interactions, particularly for HIV and herpes viruses

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Secondary Faculty

Jennifer AnolikJennifer Anolik, M.D., Ph.D.Email Jennifer

Role of B Cells in the Pathophysiology of Systemic Lupus and Related Autoimmune Diseases
Harris GelbardHarris A. Gelbard, M.D., Ph.D.Email Harris

Molecular mechanisms and potential pharmacological and gene therapeutic interventions for neurologic disease associated with HIV-1 infection of the central nervous system.
Francis GigliottiFrancis Gigliotti, M.D.
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Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia; Infections in the immunocompromised host
Steve GeorasSteve Georas, M.D.Email Steve

Regulation of airway immune responses by respiratory viruses, allergens, and pollutants
Damian KrysanDamian Krysan, M.D., Ph.D.Email Damian

Antifungal drug discovery, fungal pathogenesis
B. Paige LawrenceB. Paige Lawrence, Ph.D.Email B. Paige

Environmental signaling, immune function, and cellular development
Craig MullenCraig Mullen, M.D., Ph.D.
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Cancer Immunobiology and Transplant Immunology
Shawn MurphyShawn Murphy, Ph.D.
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Immunoregulatory properties of trophoblast cells
Craig MorrellCraig N. Morrell, D.V.M., Ph.D.Email Craig

Function of Platelets: Hemostastis/Thrombosis and Immune Regulatory Function
Joshua MungerJoshua C. Munger, Ph.D.Email Joshua

Mechanisms of metabolic network manipulation induced by viral infection and oncogenic mutation.
Richard PhippsRichard Phipps, Ph.D.Email Richard

Control of normal and malignant B lymphocyte activation, cellular and molecular characterization of fibroblasts as mediators of inflammation, wound healing and fibrosis, Graves ophthalmopathy, and platelet biology.
Edward SchwarzEdward M. Schwarz, Ph.D.Email Edward

Novel therapies for musculoskeletal diseases
Patricia SimePatricia Sime, M.D.Email Patricia

Modulation of Pulmonary Inflammation using Gene Transfer Techniques
John TreanorJohn Treanor, M.D.
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Novel Viral Vaccines and Antivirals

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Emeritus Faculty

Robert BambaraRobert A. Bambara, Ph.D.
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Human genome stability, DNA damage response, HIV replication and evolution
Virgina ClarkVirgina Clark, Ph.D.
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Regulation of Virulence Factors in Neisseria Gonorrhoeae
Nicholas CohenNicholas Cohen, Ph.D.

Evolutionary immunobiology, neural-immune system interactions (psychoneuroimmunology)
Wallace IglewskiWallace Iglewski, Ph.D.
Jack ManiloffJack Maniloff, Ph.D.
Richard SilverRichard Silver, Ph.D.

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Research Faculty

Alexandra LivingstoneAlexandra M. Livingstone, Ph.D.Email Alexandra

Understanding mechanisms for generating and maintaining T cell memory, with particular emphasis on responses primed by immunization with dendritic cells
Marta Lopez de DiegoMarta Lopez de Diego, Ph.D.Email Marta

Viral genes and host responses that influence the severity of respiratory virus infections; influenza virus antigenic drift.
Dorota Piekna-PrzybylskaDorota Piekna-Przybylska, Ph.D.Email Dorota

HIV Replication and Latency. The Role of RNA and DNA G-quadruplexes
Sally QuataertSally Quataert, Ph.D.Email Sally

Standardization of immunological techniques for clinical investigation of human immune status.
Mark SullivanMark A. Sullivan, Ph.D.Email Mark

Phage antibody technology in the development of novel reagents for characterization of protein expression and structures
Mark SangsterMark Y. Sangster, Ph.D.Email Mark

B cell responses to influenza infection and vaccination; B cell memory; mucosal immunology; mathematical modeling of B cell responses
Vir SinghVir Singh, Ph.D.Email Vir

Understanding the mechanism of HIV-1-induced Blood Brain Barrier damage and neuropathology using humanized mouse model.
Meera SinghMeera Singh, Ph.D.
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studying the pathogenesis of HIV-associated co-illnesses

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