Host-Pathogen Interactions

anderson

Deborah J Anderson, Ph.D.

Mucosal immunology in genital tissues; mechanisms of HIV-1 transmission

Connor

John H. Connor, Ph.D.

Virus/Host interaction; viral domination of protein synthesis; antiviral compounds, systems biology of viral hemorrhagic fever, novel approaches to virus detection

Corley

Chairman
Immune responses; the innate-adaptive interface

Duprex

W. Paul Duprex, Ph.D.

Paramyxovirus pathogenesis, vaccine development and virus-cell interactions

Fearns

Rachel Fearns, Ph.D.

Control of respiratory syncytial virus RNA synthesis

Galagan

James E. Galagan, Ph.D.

Mycobacterium tuberculosis regulatory networks

Genco

Caroline A. Genco, Ph.D.

Microbial pathogenesis, vaccine development, host-parasite interactions, and bacterial gene regulation

Gummuluru

Suryaram Gummuluru, Ph.D.

HIV immune evasion mechanisms

Henderson

Andrew J. Henderson, Ph.D.

Cellular signals that regulate HIV transcription and replication

Ingalls

Robin Ingalls, M.D.

Reproductive immunology and the pathogenesis of gonococcal and chlamydia infections

Kramnik

Igor Kramnik, Ph.D.

Genes controling host resistance and susceptibility to tuberculosis; biology of tuberculosis granulomas; mechanisms of macrophage activation and differentiation

Mizgerd

Joseph P. Mizgerd, Sc.D.

Acute lower respiratory tract infection; cytokines; innate immunity; neutrophil recruitment and activation; pneumonia; transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression

Muhlberger

Elke Mühlberger, Ph.D.

Host response to filovirus infection; molecular mechanisms of filovirus replication and transcription

Murphy

John R. Murphy, Ph.D.

Structure of the diphtheria toxin repressor; diphtheria toxin calalytic domain and entry into the eukaryotic cell cytosol; structure-function of IL7

Viglianti

Gregory A. Viglianti, Ph.D.

Molecular biology of HIV-1; the role of virus-host cell interactions in pathogenesis

Wetzler

Lee M. Wetzler, M.D.

Vaccine development; microbial immunity and pathogenesis; effect of bacterial products on eukaryotic cells

 
   
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