Infectious Diseases

Thomas Braciale

Braciale, Thomas J.

T Lymphocyte Responses To Virus Infection


Michael Brown

Brown, Michael G.

NK Cells and Viral Immunity


Linda Columbus

Columbus, Linda

Biophysical Chemistry: Membrane protein structure, function, and dynamics


Alison Criss

Criss, Alison K.

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Neisserial pathogenesis


Daniel Engel

Engel, Daniel A.

Drug Discovery and Molecular Biology of Pathogenic RNA viruses: Influenza, Dengue and Ebola.


Salem Faham

Faham, Salem

Structural biology of membrane proteins; Structure/function and structure/stability relationships and the development of new tools for protein crystallization.


William Guilford

Guilford, William H.

Molecular Mechanics of Muscle Contraction and Cell Movement


Young Hahn

Hahn, Young S.

Immune regulation for HCV infection and chronic liver inflammation


Marie-Louise Hammarskjöld

Hammarskjöld, Marie-Louise

Post Transcriptional Gene Regulation and the Molecular Biology of Human Retroviruses


Erik Hewlett

Hewlett, Erik L.

Structure and Function of Bacterial Toxins: Roles in Microbial Pathogenesis and Uses in Biomedical Research


Peter Kasson

Kasson, Peter M.

Mechanisms of cell entry by influenza; Viral glycan recognition; drug resistance; molecular dynamics simulation; distributed computing.


Dean Kedes

Kedes, Dean H.

Human Herpes virus associated with malignancy, including Kaposi's Sarcoma


Melissa Kendall

Kendall, Melissa M.

Mechanisms used by Bacterial Pathogens to Integrate Host- and Bacterial-derived Signals to Sense their Environment, Coordinate Gene Expression, and Cause Disease


Ulrike Lorenz

Lorenz, Ulrike M.

Involvement of the protein tyrosine phosphatase SHP-1 in signal transduction pathways


Barbara Mann

Mann, Barbara J.

Pathogenicity of Francisella tularensis and vaccines


Borna Mehrad

Mehrad, Borna

Regulation of lung inflammation and antimicrobial immunity


Robert Nakamoto

Nakamoto, Robert K.

Structure-Function of Active Transporters


William Petri

Petri, William A.

Molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis of parasitic infection


David Rekosh

Rekosh, David M.

Human Immunodeficiency; Virus Gene Expression


Lukas Tamm

Tamm, Lukas K.

Biomembrane Structure and Function; Cell Entry of Enveloped Viruses; Neurosecretion by Exocytosis; Structure of Bacterial Pathogen Membrane Proteins; Lipid-Protein Interactions


Scott Vande Pol

Vande Pol, Scott B.

We study papillomavirus oncoproteins as probes to elucidate cellular pathways regulating cellular signal transduction, and the development of cancer. Projects: Oncoprotein E6 and the regulation of integrin signaling and Cdc48.

Steven Zeichner

Zeichner, Steven L.

Pathogenesis of infectious diseases and the development of new therapies and vaccines for infectious diseases and cancers.