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Professor Richard Roller, PhD, has successfully renewed his R21 grant entitled, "Mechanism and regulation of protein kinase functions in HSV nuclear egress" from the National Institute of Health (NIH). Abstract Alphaherpesviruses encode two proteins kinases that are critical regulators of...
Professor Aloysius J. Klingelhutz, PhD, will be one of five Carver College of Medicine faculty to be honored for impactful research in the Wall of Scholarship Induction Ceremony - 2020 Inductees - Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 4 pm EMRB Atrium. Congratulations!! Wall of Scholarship article
John Harty, PhD has successfully renewed his RO1 grant with Vladimir Badovinac, PhD entititled, "Memory CD8 T cell localization and protection from influenza." from the National Institute of Health (NIH). Abstract: Influenza infection is a recurring public health burden and our current strategies...
Kai Rogers successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis, "The role of macrophages in Ebola virus infection," on Friday, December 6, 2019, Kai is pictured here with mentor, Wendy Maury Ph.D. Research Ebola virus (EBOV) causes sporadic outbreaks of severe hemorrhagic fever with mortality rates as high as...
Associate Professor Balaji Manicassamy, Ph.D. is recognized as the top 25 peer reviewers for the Journal of Virology . The reviewers who have helped to make JVI the #1 cited journal out of 36 journals in the Virology category.
Bishop named 2019 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science University of Iowa professor Gail Bishop has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general-scientific society and publisher of the journal Science...
On November 21, 2019, Maria Morabe successfully defended her thesis titled, "Nutritional signals for surface colonization by Vibrio parahaemolyticus ”. Maria is pictured with her advisor, Professor Linda McCarter, Ph.D. Research A vast and microscopic biomass exists on the surfaces of the world...