Anthony James, vector biologist & CVR member, describes how we might genetically modify mosquitoes to make them unable to pass malaria on to humans. Listen Here.
The Center for Virus Research and the Stem Cell Research Center invite you to join us for a special symposium on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at Gross Hall Conference Center from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.
This year’s flu vaccination, based on predictions of viral mutations, has not been as effective as last year’s against the most pervasive strains of flu, said Shruti Gohil, assistant professor of infectious diseases in the School of Medicine at UC
CVR Member, Andrew Noymer was interviewed in the KCRW podcast, speaking in regards to, the phenomenon of new federal numbers that show life expectancy in the U.S. has dropped for the second consecutive year. Listen the complete podcast here.
CVR Member, Anthony James was highlighted in an article from the ScienceNews, states that the disease-carrying Anopheles mosquito species that he and his colleagues have equipped with gene drives are self-limiting … “We don’t need our genes to last forever,”