On Friday, June 2nd, 2017, the Center for Virus Research hosted the annual NIH Virology Training Grant Symposium here at UCI. The three trainees supported by this training grant, William Hu, Margaret Lugin, and Wendy Ullmer, presented on the progress
CVR member, Dr. Anthony James will lead a multimillion-dollar effort to foster new strains of mosquitoes to fight malaria in Africa. Dr. James is a world leader in creating genetically altered mosquitoes. He will direct the initiative that will bring
Dr. Ilhem Messaoudi-Powers has received the Distinguished Lecturer Award from the American Society for Microbiology. Lecturers are chosen through a competitive nomination process, and only the most distinguished lecturers and researchers are chosen to participate in the program. An important
Dr. Young Jik Kwon received a generous donation of $1.25 million from Pharma Products Research Company to help fund his pharmaceutical biomaterials research. You can read more about Dr. Kwon’s research here.
An article in the April edition of the National Geographic Magazine titled, “How Humans Are Shaping Our Own Evolution”, mentioned the work of CVR member, Dr. Anthony James. Read the entire article here.