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Outstanding Grad: Kirty Krieger, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Kirty Krieger says she decided to major in microbiology in the same way Harry Potter decided ... an assistant professor in virology, studying how dengue, chikungunya, yellow fever, and Zika viruses behave in mosquito hosts. “I remember going into that ...

Source: colostate.edu
Published: 10 Dec 2018

A bacterial protein is found to promote cancer

Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Drs. Gallo and Zella collaborated with Hervé Tettelin, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Source: Science Daily
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Bacterial infections may contribute to far more cancers than previously thought, shows study

Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Drs. Gallo and Zella collaborated with Hervé Tettelin, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Source: News Medical
Published: 05 Dec 2018

University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers discover how some bacteria can promote cancer

The Institute of Human Virology, a center in the school of ... an associate professor of microbiology and immunology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Institute for Genome Sciences, in a statement. “This raises the possibility ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Institute of Human Virology Researchers Discover That a Bacterial Protein Promotes Cancer

Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Drs. Gallo and Zella collaborated with Hervé Tettelin, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Source: Business Wire
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Rotavirus outsources cellular protein CK1α to assemble virus factories

Criglar, staff scientist of molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine and a graduate of the program. In the process of investigating this, Criglar and her colleagues discovered that a cellular protein called CK1α is required to ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 04 Dec 2018

DnaK: A Bacterial Protein Involved In Anticancer Drug-resistance

Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Drs. Gallo and Zella collaborated with Hervé Tettelin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Source: Hemorrhoids
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Virology Market Size & Analysis | Global Industry Report, 2018-2023

Virology is generally considered as a subfield of microbiology. Globally Virology Market is expected to develop at a brisk pace at high CAGR over the forecast period. Drivers and restraints: The major drivers that are influencing the market are a different ...

Source: emailwire.com
Published: 01 Nov 2018

UB welcomes first fellows of $1.1 million training program to improve study of Zika, HIV and other viruses

Tiffany Butterfield, doctoral candidate in microbiology at the University of the West Indies ... the Jamaica Ministry of Health named the establishment of a virology research program as one of Jamaica’s highest national health priorities.

Source: University at Buffalo
Published: 03 Oct 2018

Bruker Announces Agreement to Acquire Majority in Infectious Disease-focused Molecular Diagnostics (MDx) Company Hain Lifescience GmbH

With this planned acquisition, we expect to broaden our footprint in molecular diagnostics, particularly in microbiology and virology testing solutions." Story Continues Dr. Laukien continued: "We anticipate that together with Hain we can bring significant ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 24 Aug 2018

Hyderabad's Gandhi hospital gets funds for Virology research

head of Microbiology department at Gandhi Medical College. Besides, new viruses which are spreading in the State, can be identified too. Currently, if samples have to be tested for Zika, they are sent to National Institute of Virology(NIV)-Pune ...

Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 10 May 2018

Virology Graduate Programs

In some cases, the degree you earn may be in molecular biology, microbiology, immunology or a related area with a concentration in virology. Generally, a virology course teaches how viruses replicate, the innate responses of viruses and the ways that ...

Source: study.com
Published: 28 Aug 2018

Elsevier Announces Updates to Two Key Virology Titles, Publication of Seven Additional Virology and Microbiology Books

Fifth Editions of "Fenner and White's Medical Virology" and "Fenner's Veterinary Virology" Provide Revised and Expanded Resources for Students, Researchers and Educators CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - December 06, 2016) - Elsevier, a world-leading provider ...

Source: Marketwired
Published: 06 Dec 2016

Interferon-driven deletion of antiviral B cells at the onset of chronic infection

4 Institute of Virology and Immunology, 3147 Mittelhäusern, Switzerland. 5 Department of Biomedicine, Bioinformatics Core Facility, University Hospital Basel, 4031 Basel, Switzerland. 6 Department for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Institute for ...

Source: immunology.sciencemag.org
Published: 21 Oct 2016

Shenk named to the National Academy of Inventors

He is a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the U.S. Institute of Medicine, and a past president of the American Society for Virology and the ...

Source: Princeton University
Published: 12 Dec 2018

4 Alums Added to New Rochelle High School Wall of Fame

an Associate Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at Harvard Medical School, and Director of the Clinical Virology Laboratory at Boston Children's Hospital. His research over the past ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 10 Dec 2018

How China Can Save Its Pigs From Annihilation: Be Like Russia

Meantime, highly industrialized pig farms increased production despite the epidemic, according to a letter published in April from scientists at Russia’s Federal Research Center for Virology and Microbiology. In China, control of the disease is being ...

Source: Bloomberg L.P.
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Rotavirus outsources cellular protein CK1-alpha to assemble virus factories

Criglar, staff scientist of molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine and a graduate of the program. In the process of investigating this, Criglar and her colleagues ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 04 Dec 2018

A point-of-care diagnostic for differentiating Ebola from endemic febrile diseases

3 Laboratory of Bacteriology and Virology, Le Dantec Hospital ... Guinea. 6 Department of Microbiology and National Infectious Diseases Laboratories, Boston University School of Medicine, 620 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA. 7 Center for Sustainable ...

Source: Science Now
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Regulated proteolysis of p62/SQSTM1 enables differential control of autophagy and nutrient sensing

1 Section of Microbiology, Medical Research Council Centre for Molecular Bacteriology and Infection, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK. 2 Section of Paediatrics, Imperial College London, London W21 PG, UK. 3 Section of Virology, Imperial College ...

Source: stke.sciencemag.org
Published: 04 Dec 2018

AP’s second virology lab at King George Hospital

The Institute of Preventive Medicine (IPM), Hyderabad, was the only lab in the state that was equipped to handle major tests and research in virology. Though the lab in the microbiology department of Andhra Medical College is equipped to conduct tests for ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 09 Feb 2013

A study of the safety, immunology, virology, and microbiology of adjunctive etanercept in HIV-1-associated tuberculosis

From the a Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA; b Department of Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA; c Departments of Medicine and Microbiology, Makerere ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 23 Jan 2004

Bronchoscopy and Bronchoalveolar Lavage in the Diagnosis and Management of Pulmonary Infections in Immunocompromised Children

BAL samples were processed in microbiology, virology, cytology, and molecular laboratories. Results: Antimicrobials were initiated in 91 of 117 children. BAL yielded an infectious etiology in 55 episodes. Management was altered in 74 patients following a ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 13 Sep 2017

7 Times Someone (Accidentally) Ruined a Valuable Work of Art

Last July, an American student got stuck inside Pi Chacan, a stone sculpture of a vagina by Peruvian artist Fernando de la Jara, which sat in front of Tübingen University’s Institute for Microbiology and Virology ... olivia.waxman@time.com.

Source: Time
Published: 27 Aug 2015

Avian flu: Work by South Alabama researchers published in Journal of Virology

MOBILE, Alabama-- The work of two researchers at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine was published in the January issue of the American Society for Microbiology’s "Journal of Virology." Dr. Troy Stevens, professor of pharmacology and ...

Source: AL.com Bloggers
Published: 29 Feb 2012

'Inflated' virology lab cost raises eyebrows

VISAKHAPATNAM: Even before the much-awaited Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) funded virology lab formally opens its doors ... Rs 16 lakh on the lab to be run by the department of microbiology at the ground floor of the Rajendraprasad ward of ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 06 Mar 2014

Student gets stuck in giant stone vagina

The unnamed man is believed to have been dared to climb inside the sculpture, which sits outside the university's institute for microbiology and virology. But his legs soon became wedged in the carving and, despite labouring to free himself, the experts ...

Source: Stuff.co.nz
Published: 23 Jun 2014