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Cianciotto, Nicholas

Cianciotto, Nicholas

Professor of Microbiology-Immunology


Our laboratory studies Legionella pneumophila, the bacterial agent of Legionnaires' Disease pneumonia and Pontiac Fever. Research efforts include understanding the protein secretion systems and iron a... [more]