Infectious Diseases Training Program Faculty

Herve Agaisse

Agaisse, Hervé

Genetic approaches, cellular and molecular biology of intracellular pathogen infection

 

 

Thomas Braciale

Braciale, Thomas J.

T Lymphocyte Responses To Virus Infection

Michael Brown

Brown, Michael G.

Natural Killer Cells, Viral Immunity, Genetic basis of host resistance to viral infection, Tumor immunity, Immune cell regulation

James Casanova

Casanova, James E.

Role of Arf family GTPases in vesicular transport and cytoskeleton assembly.
Cell Biology of bacterial pathogenesis.
The innate immune response to bacterial infection.

Alison Criss

Criss, Alison K.

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Neisserial pathogenesis

 

Isabelle Derré

Derré, Isabelle

Host/pathogen Interaction - Chlamydia Infection

 

Rebecca Dillingham

Dillingham, Rebecca Anne

Mobile technologies to improve adherence to HIV medications in rural populations

 

 

Richard Guerrant

Guerrant, Richard L.

Recognition, diagnosis, pathogenesis, impact, treatment and prevention of enteric infections; global health and tropical infectious diseases

Jennifer Guler

Guler, Jennifer

Cell Biology and Parasitology.

 

 

Young Hahn

Hahn, Young S.

Immune regulation for HCV infection and chronic liver inflammation

Marie-Louise

Hammarskjöld, Marie-Louise

Post Transcriptional Gene Regulation and the Molecular Biology of Human Retroviruses

Tajie Harris

Harris, Tajie H.

Immune response to infectious disease in the CNS

 

 

Erik Hewlett

Hewlett, Erik L.

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

Scott Heysell

Heysell, Scott Kirkland

Multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB); pharmacokinetics; clinical application of diagnostics for TB; clinical trials to optimize TB treatment; chronic illness/ TB integration

Eric Houpt

Houpt, Eric Robert

Molecular diagnostics, Tuberculosis, Global Health

Molly Hughes

Hughes, Molly A.

Biodefense and emerging pathogens

 

 

Peter Kasson

Kasson, Peter M.

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

 

 

Mellisa 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

Thomas Loughran Jr.

Loughran, Jr., Thomas P

Hematologic malignancies; bone marrow disorders; leukemia; large granular lymphocyte (LGL)

 

Barbara Mann

Mann, Barbara J.

Pathogenicity of Francisella tularensis and vaccines

James Nataro

Nataro, James P.

Pathogenesis of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli and Shigella.

 

Jason Papin

Papin, Jason A.

Systems biology, infectious disease, cancer, toxicology, metabolic engineering

William Petri

Petri, William A.

Immune mechanisms of defense against enteric (diarrheal) infections

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

Cirle Warren

Warren, Cirle A.

Recognition, pathogenesis, impact, and control of enteric infections.

Judith White

White, Judith M.

Virus Entry into Cells: Mechanisms and Development of Anti-Viral Therapeutics