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Category: Immunobiology

Gordon receives British Royal Society’s highest honor

Jeffrey I. Gordon, MD, of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received the 2018 Copley Medal from...

Washington University School of Medicine

Grant Updates: March & April 2018

Nearly $3.9 million in grants awarded to faculty in Immunobiology and Laboratory & Genomic Medicine Carey-Ann Burnham, Ph.D., Associate Professor...

Bacteria’s appetite may be key to cleaning up antibiotic contamination

Gautam Dantas, PhD is senior author on a study showing antibiotics in the environment contribute to drug resistance.

Washington University School of Medicine

Psoriasis treated with compound derived from immune cells

A study lead by Maxim Artyomov, PhD shows that a compound derived from the body’s own immune cells can treat psoriasis...

Washington University in St. Louis

How highly contagious norovirus infection gets its start

Virus infects rare intestinal cells in mice; findings point to therapeutic strategy

Washington University in St. Louis

Antibiotic use increases risk of severe viral disease in mice

Senior author Michael Diamond, MD, PhD reports that killing gut bacteria with drugs weakens the immune response

Washington University in St. Louis

NCI director talks immunotherapy, cancer research on Med Campus

Pledges commitment to basic science research

Washington University School of Medicine

Klein and Qavi receive LEAP Inventor Challenge awards

Two projects from Pathology & Immunology were selected this year to receive funding though the Leadership in Entrepreneurial Acceleration Program...

Like Zika, West Nile virus causes fetal brain damage, death in mice

Jonathan Miner, MD, PhD, affiliated faculty in the department, is the leading investigator of the study that shows viruses related...

Washington University School of Medicine

Grant updates: September and October 2017

Nearly $8 million in grants awarded to faculty in Immunobiology and Laboratory & Genomic Medicine. Congratulations to all! Gautam Dantas,...