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A New Platform for Discovery of Novel HIV Host-Pathogen Interactions

Joe Hiatt, MSTP V, University of California, San Francisco Lab of Alex Marson MD, PhD Joe Hiatt explains the basic background, lifecycle, and risk levels for HIV. This worldwide epidemic starting in…

From  Jeff Layne on October 23rd, 2018 0 likes 75 plays   

Pathogenesis of RNA Viruses in High Risk Populations

Dr. Stacey Schultz-Cherry Member, Department of Infectious Diseases and Deputy Director, St Jude Children's Research Hospital Dr. Schultz-Cherry starts her presentation by explaining the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 93 plays   

SIV –Dvif Proviral DNA Vaccine with IL-15 Adjuvant Offers Partial Protection Against Highly Pathogenic SIVmac251

Dr. Robert Dubie Faculty, Biological Sciences Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Dubie presents the finding of two vaccine projects conducted through the California National Primate Research Center at UC…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 16 plays   

Chikungunya Virus; Global Spread, Mechanisms of Emergence, and Predicting Epidemic Variants

Dr. Lark L. Coffey Faculty, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine When humans are infected with the Chikungunya virus, which has no vaccine, they suffer from fever, muscle pain, arthritis-like…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 69 plays