Primary Faculty

Jorge Benach
Pathogenesis of spirochetal infections and host responses

Nicholas Carpino
Positive and negative regulation of T cell receptor signaling

Carol Carter
Retroviral assembly and post-assembly

Maurizio Del Poeta
Fungal pathogenesis

Bruce Futcher
Cancer, cell cycle, microarrays, computational biology, yeast genetics

Michael Hayman
Signal transduction in cell growth, differentiation and cancer, nuclear and membrane oncoproteins

Janet Hearing
SARS-CoV-2 antiviral drug development

Patrick Hearing
Adenovirus-host cell interactions, viral vectors for human gene therapy

Hwan Kim
Rickettsia pathogenesis

James Konopka
Signal transduction, morphogenesis and genetics of pathogenic fungi

Laurie Krug
Virus-host interactions during gammaherpesvirus infection

Pawan Kumar
IL-17 signaling in human health and disease

Janet Leatherwood
Cell cycle control of DNA replication, cell cycle transcription, meiotic RNA processing

Erich Mackow
Determinants of viral pathogenesis, hantaviruses, rotaviruses, Dengue viruses, influenza viruses, coronaviruses

Nancy Reich Marshall
Signaling switches in gene expression by hormones and viral infection

Aniko Paul
Molecular biology of poliovirus replication, picornavirus pathogenesis

Daniel Salamango
Virus subversion of host antiviral responses, HIV-1, influenza viruses, SARS-CoV-2

Brian Sheridan
T cell memory and mucosal immunity, cancer vaccines

David Thanassi
Secretion of virulence factors by bacterial pathogens, pilus biogenesis by uropathogenic Escherichia coli

Adrianus van der Velden
Mammalian T cell response to Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium

Eckard Wimmer
Molecular biology of poliovirus replication, picornavirus pathogenesis