Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Focusing on the biological, immunological, epidemiological, and ecological aspects of viral, bacterial, and protozoan diseases, primarily in developing countries.

@TIME Vaccine scientists are Time‘s Heroes of the Year. Harvard Chan School’s @KizzyPhD with @BarneyGrahamMD @kkariko @WeissmanLab, worked on an innovative & highly effective vaccine platform based on mRNA that will impact our health far beyond this pandemic.
Tweeter feed from Tome magazine on Heroes of the Year 2021

The Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases (IID) was formed in 1997 when the Departments of Cancer Biology, Molecular and Cellular Toxicology, and Tropical Public Health were merged. The department focuses on the biological, immunological, epidemiological, and ecological aspects of viral, bacterial, and protozoan diseases of animals and humans, including the vectors that transmit infectious agents. Read More


 

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