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Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Professor of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology


M.D., University of Rochester, 1972

Research Summary

Dr. Lemon’s laboratory is interested in the innate immune responses to RNA viruses, and how these viruses have evolved to escape these host defenses. Our research focuses on the molecular pathogenesis of hepatitis C virus (HCV) – related liver diseases, including in particular HCV-associated hepatocellular carcinoma, and the development of effective therapies for hepatitis C.


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Lemon Biosketch

  • Phone Numbers

    919-843-1848 (Office Phone)

  • 919-966-6714 (Fax)

  • Addresses

    Mailing: CB# 7030, Bioinformatics Building

    130 Mason Farm Road, 2nd Floor

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7030
  • Office: 8034 Burnett-Womack Clinical Sciences Building