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.
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.