October 2019

Lindsey’s new paper is accepted by Journal of Virology!

Congratulations to Lindsey!  Her research titled, “Distinct roles of interferon alpha and beta in controlling chikungunya virus replication and modulating neutrophil-mediated inflammation” is accepted by Journal of Virology.

Stay tuned for more details!

September 2019

Marissa is invited to present her research at the annual Micro/Immuno Mini Retreat!

Congratulations to Marissa!  She will present her research titled, “Dermal and muscle fibroblasts and skeletal myofibers survive chikungunya virus infection and harbor persistent RNA” at the Micro/Immuno Mini Retreat on November 8 in the FLTC Connor Auditorium.

Stay tuned for more details!

August 2019

Marissa and Alissa’s new finding published on PLoS Pathogens!

Congratulations to Marissa and Alissa!  Their new paper titled, “Dermal and muscle fibroblasts and skeletal myofibers survive chikungunya virus infection and harbor persistent RNA” published on PLoS Pathogens (PLoS Pathog. 2019 Aug 29;15(8):e1007993.) and was highlighted on the following science news media.

WashU Medical School News

The Scientist

EurekAlert! AAAS

Science Daily

Medical Press

Stream Source

August 2019

Lindsey gets married!

Congratulations to Lindsey and her husband Gregg.  We wish you all the happiness!

July 2019

Brad presents his research at ASV 2019

Congratulations Brad!

July 2019

Marissa presents her research at ASV 2019

Congratulations Marissa!

July 2019

Brad and Marissa attend ASV 2019

Brad and Marissa attend the American Society for Virology’s 38th Annual meeting at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN. and are invited to the “Fields Dinner” honoring Bernie Fields.  Congratulation Brad and Marissa!

June 2019

Lindsey attends Positive-Strand RNA Viruses meeting

Lindsey attends the Keystone symposia conference on positive-strand RNA viruses in Killarney, Ireland and presents her research in the poster session. Congratulation Lindsey!

May 2019

Debbie hoods Alissa at the Washington University Graduation Ceremony

Alissa visited from Boston, MA to participate in the hooding ceremony. Congratulations Alissa!

March 2019

EJ attends Innate Immune Receptors meeting

EJ attends the Keystone symposia conference on innate immune receptors in Taipei, Taiwan and presents his research in the poster session. Congratulation EJ!

February 2019

Brandon Tang joins the lab as an undergraduate student

Welcome, Brandon!

December 2018

Escape room fun!

From left: Mandy (rotation student), Brad, Lindsey, Debbie, Marissa, Alissa, Kristen, EJ

December 2018

Alissa successfully defends her thesis!

Congratulations to Alissa.  She will be moving to Boston, MA to become a Patent Specialist at Nixon Peabody LLP.

October 2018

Marissa presents her research at the Immunology Departmental Retreat

Congratulations Marissa!

July 2018

EJ’s review published in Nature Reviews Microbiology!

Congratulations to EJ.  The review describes the role of ISG15 in antiviral immunity.

May 2018

Debbie hoods Lindsey at the Washington University Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations Lindsey!

April 2018

Lindsey successfully defends her thesis!

Congratulations to Lindsey.  She will be continuing her work in the lab postdoctoral fellow.