T Lymphocyte Responses To Virus Infection
NK Cells and Viral Immunity, Genetics of host resistance to viral infection, Immunogenetics, Immune regulation
Drug Discovery and Molecular Biology of Pathogenic RNA viruses: Influenza, Dengue and Ebola.
Immune regulation for HCV infection and chronic liver inflammation
Post Transcriptional Gene Regulation and the Molecular Biology of Human Retroviruses
Mechanisms of cell entry by influenza; Viral glycan recognition; drug resistance; molecular dynamics simulation; distributed computing.
Human Herpes virus associated with malignancy, including Kaposi's Sarcoma
Structure and assembly of HIV Virus/host interactions Structural biology of the innate immune system
Human Immunodeficiency; Virus Gene Expression
Biomembrane Structure and Function; Cell Entry of Enveloped Viruses; Neurosecretion by Exocytosis; Structure of Bacterial Pathogen Membrane Proteins; Lipid-Protein Interactions
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.
Cardiac Gap Junction Membrane Channels / Integrins Water Channels / Rotavirus / Reovirus / Retrovirus
Pathogenesis of infectious diseases and the development of new therapies and vaccines for infectious diseases and cancers.