Severity of virus infection is attributed in part to viral control of host cell innate immune programming and viral evasion of the host immune response. Understanding these processes will facilitate the development of antiviral therapeutics.
Education & Training
- BS in Zoology, University of WashingtonSeattle WA
- PhD in Pathobiology, University of Washington, Seattle WA
- West Nile Virus
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Ramos, H.J., Lanteri, M.C., Blahnik, G., Negash, A., Suthar, M.S., Brassil, M.M., Sodhi, K., Treuting, P.M., Busch, M.O., Norris, P.J., Gale, M. Jr. (2013) IL-1b signaling promotes CNS-intrinsic immune control of West Nile virus infection. PLoS Pathog. 8(11):e1003039. PMID: 23209411 PMCID: PMC3510243