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Mechanisms That Contribute to a Profound Reduction of the HIV-1 Reservoir After Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant

Disclosures: Dr. Wensing reports grants and consultancy fees from ViiV Healthcare, Gilead, Janssen, Merck, CLJI, and Virology Education outside the ... Nijhuis and Wensing: Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Utrecht ...

Published: 15 Oct 2018

First fellows arrive for training in Zika, HIV, 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: 09 Oct 2018

Maternal RSV nanoparticle vaccine transfers antibodies through placenta

The results have led to a landmark, ongoing phase 3 study, according to researchers. Pedro A. Piedra, MD, a professor of virology, microbiology and pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, and colleagues reported that RSV is the leading cause of infant ...

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Apotheca Biosciences (PCFP) Announces Addition of Dr. Mali Reddy, Seven Time Nobel Prize Nominee, as Chief Medical Adviser & Medical Researcher

degree from A.P. Agricultural University, M.S. and PhD degrees in food technology, bacteriology and virology, from Iowa State University ... known globally for his work in the field of applied microbiology. He has received numerous national and ...

Source: Omaha
Published: 15 Oct 2018

National expert in metagenomics to discuss human microbiome in precision medicine

Dr. Joseph Petrosino, interim chair and professor in the Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine and director of the Alkek Center for Metagenomics and Microbiome Research, will discuss “The Human Microbiome in ...

Source: Lane Report
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Dr. Mark D. Sobsey Honored for the Global Impact of His Work in Environmental Microbiology and Virology

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mark D. Sobsey's decades of pioneering research in human exposure to pathogens in water and food and the resulting health risks extends far beyond academia. His work influences environmental and public ...

Source: Le Lézard
Published: 06 Oct 2018

Journal of Virology

The Journal of Virology is an academic journal that covers research ... Established in 1967, it is published twice monthly by the American Society for Microbiology (ASM). Like other primary journals from the ASM, research papers are currently available ...

Published: 24 May 2018

Replication of human noroviruses in stem cell–derived human enteroids

1 Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA. 2 Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA. 3 Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics ...

Source: Science Magazine
Published: 04 Mar 2018

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

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - December 06, 2016) - Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of the latest editions of Fenner and White's Medical Virology by Drs.

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 06 Dec 2016

Frontiers journal ranking analysis: Microbiology

With an Impact Factor of 4.076, Frontiers in Microbiology is the 3rd most cited Microbiology journal in the world This year, 124 journals are listed in the category of Microbiology in the 2016 edition of the Journal Citation Reports (JCR), of which 19 are ...

Published: 28 Jun 2017

The Water Research Foundation Announces 2018 Paul L. Busch Award Winner

microbiology, virology and an unparalleled understanding of public health to engineering applications of rapidly expanding practical importance.” Human viruses are linked to several important illnesses associated with contaminated water. New human ...

Source: Water Online
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Molecular Diagnostics Market Outlook 2018 – 2023 | Upcoming Opportunities, Share, Trends, and Growth Analysis by Top Industry Leaders

The company develops and produces innovative tests-based polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The tests are developed for virology, oncology, microbiology, HPV and for screening of blood products to be used by doctors, laboratories, hospitals and blood banks.

Source: Medgadget
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Postdoctoral Associate in Immunobiology Is Named a STAT "Wunderkind"

Her most recent discovery, published in Nature Microbiology earlier this year ... and earned her PhD in virology from Harvard's Division of Medical Sciences in 2015. When you express interest in a specific study, the information from your profile will ...

Published: 10 Oct 2018


Dr. Roland Wolkowicz, PhD., a widely-recognized San Diego State University professor and scientist in virology and microbiology, says. “It is difficult to get the number of cases with this disease because its symptoms are similar to other inflammatory ...

Source: U.S
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Harold Ginsberg, 85; Microbiologist Laid the Foundation for Virology

headed the microbiology departments at Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania. He also conducted research for the National Institutes of Health. Colleagues said Ginsberg's work laid the foundation for the field of virology, the study of ...

Source: Los Angeles Times
Published: 12 Feb 2003

IAVI Announces Clinical Trial of Next-Generation HIV Vaccine Candidate Designed to Induce Antibodies to Block HIV Infection

"This is a big moment, not just for HIV vaccines, but for vaccine science as a whole," said Dr. Dennis Burton, scientific director of the NAC and chair of the Scripps Research Department of Immunology and Microbiology. "This trial is going to tell us how ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 09 Oct 2018

After 31 years, Khalil Chishti back to teach virology at Karachi University

“Dr Chishti used to talk about virology when even microbiology wasn’t truly established as ... research has gone down in the university.” While talking to The Express Tribune, Dr Kazmi said: “I do not expect he [Chishti] can do something ...

Source: The Express Tribune
Published: 25 Jul 2012

Seeking Clinical Laboratory Scientist in Pine Ridge, South Dakota – Department of Health And Human Services

The major areas of clinical laboratory science are microbiology, clinical chemistry, hematology, and immunohematology (blood banking). Qualifying course work in these areas includes bacteriology, mycology, mycobacteriology, tissue culture, virology ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Molecular Virology

The Molecular Virology Program at Yale University is a campus-wide ... Prospective graduate students with an interest in virology can apply for admission to the Microbiology Track of the Combined Graduate Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences ...

Published: 16 Apr 2018


As Stedman alludes to, studying viruses is not easy. "It is only recently in the historical microbiology record that we've had the molecular tools that have allowed us to determine the number and the extent of the diversity of viruses on Earth," says Griffin.

Published: 29 Nov 2013

Seeking Clinical Laboratory Scientist in Eagle Butte, South Dakota – Department of Health And Human Services

The major areas of clinical laboratory science are microbiology, clinical chemistry, hematology, and immunohematology (blood banking). Qualifying course work in these areas includes bacteriology, mycology, mycobacteriology, tissue culture, virology ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 Oct 2018

Systems virology: host-directed approaches to viral pathogenesis and drug targeting

High-throughput molecular profiling and computational biology are changing the face of virology, providing a new appreciation of the importance of the host in viral pathogenesis and offering unprecedented opportunities for better diagnostics, therapeutics ...

Source: Nature
Published: 03 Jun 2013

Rising to the challenge: accelerated pace of discovery transforms marine virology

Marine viruses have important roles in modulating the dynamics of microbial life in the global oceans. Brum and Sullivan discuss the recent technological advances that are facilitating an accelerated pace of discovery in marine virology including metagenom

Source: Nature
Published: 07 Jul 2015