Areas of Research
Our department looks to conduct meaningful research in our areas of focus. Explore below to find information about the broader goals for study within these areas, as well as information on work being done by individual faculty labs.
Focusing on mechanistic analysis of microbe-host interactions, gene regulation, and pathogenesis
Understanding multiple aspects of the immune system and determining the molecular and cellular mechanisms of immunopathogenesis
Studying the mechanisms underlying virus-host interactions, virus assembly, gene regulation, oncogenesis and neurovirology