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The profound success of pathogens such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis and HIV in causing disease depends on their ability to successfully utilize the host’s cellular machinery for their own advantage to avert its immune system. Understanding these pathways or processes essential for the life cycle of these pathogens is crucial, as it represents potential targets for new drug strategies.

Lab News

Shandee DixonDr. Dixon is profiled by the OHSU Postdoctoral Association in its March 2017 newsletter. Read here.

 

 

 

Fikadu Tafesse

Professor Tafesse is featured as part of OHSU's Onward campaign. See more. 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Journal of lipid research

Professor Tafesse's work is featured on the cover of the Journal of Lipid Research. Learn more.