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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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Natural compound coupled with specific gut microbes may prevent severe flu

Thaddeus Stappenbeck, MD, PhD is the senior author on the study that revealed how gut microbes fight influenza in mice.

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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

Dehner, Kyriakos, Maluf, Pfeifer and Ritter on list of Best Doctors in America in 2017

The five Pathology & Immunology faculty are among 449 Washington University physicians who were selected to be on the list...

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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.

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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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New clues found to common respiratory virus

Daisy Leung, PhD is one of the senior scientists who helped solve the structure of a protein that helps a...

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Burnham named a top young pathologist

Organization recognizes her leadership in clinical microbiology, work on hospital-associated infections

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Malaria drug protects fetuses from Zika infection

Indira Mysorkar, PhD, affiliated faculty in Pathology & Immunology, is the senior scientist on the study demonstrating that treatment of...

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