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Whitmire and Lemon Labs Discover Key to Hepatitis A Replication, Show Drug Effectiveness

July 8, 2022

The laboratory of Dr. Jason Whitmire (Professor, Department of Genetics) collaborated with the laboratory of Dr. Stan Lemon (Professor, Department of Medicine) to publish the first study to demonstrate an effective drug treatment against hepatitis A virus in an animal model of disease. Dr. Ichiro Misumi (Assistant Professor, Genetics) was co-first author on the study.

Ichiro Misumi, PhD Awarded CGIBD Pilot Grant

June 4, 2021

Dr. Ichiro Misumi (Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics) has been awarded a pilot grant from the UNC Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease (CGIBD).

Wednesday – Department of Genetics Colloquium: Ichiro Misumi

November 20, 2019

The UNC Department of Genetics Research Colloquium welcomes Ichiro Misumi, Assistant Professor, UNC Department of Genetics on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. This talk title is “Immune responses to hepatitis A virus (HAV) in a mouse model”. Pizza provided. Attendees must bring own drinks.