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Category: Immunobiology

Employees encouraged to support the United Way campaign

Employees are encouraged to give their time and financial support to the annual United Way Campaign. Human Resources and the...

Washington University in St. Louis

Schreiber awarded Balzan Prize for pioneering cancer research

International honor recognizes scholarly and scientific achievements

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Zika virus kills brain cancer stem cells

New research from the School of Medicine and the University of California, San Diego, shows that Zika virus kills brain...

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Oltz appointed as vice-chair for faculty development

This new position in the department is exclusively devoted to faculty development. The focus of the Vice-Chair will be mentoring...

Grant updates: May and June 2017

Virgin and Fremont receive $3.5 million for their work on norovirus. An additional $570K is awarded to Amarasinghe and Ellebedy...

Protein-rich diet may help soothe inflamed gut

The study showing that mice fed tryptophan develop immune cells that foster a tolerant gut was a collaboration between Marco...

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Colonna invited to join Cure Alzheimer’s Fund’s research consortium

Marco Colonna, MD will work with other Alzheimer’s investigators to identify the most promising avenues of research. Find out more

Vaccines protect fetuses from Zika infection, mouse study shows

Affiliated Pathology & Immunology faculty, Michael Diamond, MD, PhD, is the co-senior author of the study showing that mice vaccinated before...

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Klein named vice provost and associate dean for graduate education

Physician-scientist, Robyn Klein, MD, PhD, will lead the Division of Biology & Biomedical Sciences.

Washington University in St. Louis

Type 1 diabetes risk linked to intestinal viruses

Department chair, Skip Virgin MD, PhD, led the study linking intestinal viruses to the development of Type 1 diabetes.

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