Host-Pathogen Interactions

Bacterial and viral pathogens enter cells by multiple pathways. Investigators study the uptake of bacteria and viral entry into cells that often require a membrane fusion step. Others study the behaviors of proteins on the surface or within pathogens at high molecular resolution.

 

Faculty Members: James Casanova, Linda Columbus, Alison Criss, Ed Egelman, Andreas Gahlmann, Peter Kasson, Anne Kenworthy, Owen Pornillos, Lukas Tamm, Judith White, Mark Yeager.