Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Results for: Infectious Disease
Article ItemJoyce and Bertke publish in Vaccines , article
Jonathan D. Joyce and Andrea Bertke have published "Assessment of Two Novel Live-Attenuated Vaccine Candidates for Herpes Simplex Virus 2 (HSV-2) in Guinea Pigs" in Vaccines.
Article ItemPrincipal investigator Caswell awarded NIH R21 grant , article
A new, two-year NIH R21 grant has been awarded to principal investigator Clay Caswell to investigate the role and impact of small regulatory RNAs on the virulence of Brucella spp.
Article ItemPrincipal investigator Kehn-Hall awarded NIH R01 grant , article
A new, four-year NIH R01 grant has been awarded to principal investigators Kylene Kehn-Hall, Mikell Paige (George Mason University), and Dmitri Klimov (George Mason University) to develop potential molecular treatments for the Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus.
Article ItemPrincipal investigators Meng and Ahmed awarded NIH T32 grant , article
A new, five-year NIH T32 grant awarded to principal investigators X.J. Meng and Ansar Ahmed will enable VA-MD Vet Med researchers and faculty mentors university-wide to train veterinarians to become world-class biomedical researchers who pursue a research-related careers
Article ItemNick Ruktanonchai and Corrine Ruktanonchai publish in Nature Human Behavior , article
Department of Population Health Sciences faculty Nick Ruktanonchai and postdoctoral associate Cori Ruktanonchai used data to inform social contacts throughout China, and included this social contact index to inform transmission of COVID-19 nationwide.
Article ItemYuan awarded CureVac contract research project , article
Principal investigator Lijuan Yuan, professor of virology and immunology in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, has secured a new $339,250 contract research project from CureVac, which will allow the development of a next-generation mRNA-based vaccine to combat rotavirus infections.