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Louis Picker, M.D.

Newsweek, November 22, 2016 - Fighting AIDS: Inside the hunt for the elusive HIV vaccine

Nam - aidsmap, October 23, 2016 - The vaccine no-one expected keeps springing surprises

Medical Economics, July 12, 2016 - Research team moves toward clinical trials of HIV vaccine

The Oregonian, June 20, 2016 - OHSU's HIV researcher wins more than $14 million

The Oregonian, June 01, 2016 - OHSU's HIV vaccine moves toward clinical trial

Forbes, April 14, 2016 - Zika Causes Birth Defects, But How Fast Can A Vaccine Be Developed?

The Business Journals, March 21, 2016 - OHSU scientists: Antibodies clear HIV in infant macaques

Portland Monthly, Dec 21, 2015 - Will One Doctor's Radical New Vaccine End the AIDS Epidemic?

The Daily Beast, Nov 20, 2015 - The Daily Beast talked to the Oregon-based Dr. Louis Picker about current treatment, Charlie Sheen, and the hope for a cure

NPR, Nov 19, 2015 - On Point with Tom Ashbrook, Guest Louis Picker

Forbes, Nov 17, 2015 - Charlie Sheen Has HIV. Here Are 5 Things  You Might Not Know About The Virus

Oregon Live, Nov 13, 2015 - OHSU's Dr. Louis  Picker on track to cure HIV

Business Journal, Oct 19, 2015 - OHSU's next goal:  Raise $1B to prevent blindness, cure AIDS

OHSU, May 21, 2015 - Louis Picker honored for leadership, teaching, research and more. At OHSU, the passion we bring to our work leads to discoveries, educational opportunities and patient successes that literally change the world. Read more

OHSU, Feb 23, 2015 - An exciting answer to a persistent question

OHSU, Jan 20, 2015 - New OHSU Research Uncovers Key Barrier, Further Advancing the Fight Against HIV

Oregon Live, Jan 19, 2015 - OHSU star researcher Louis Picker unravels another mystery in quest for HIV cure

OHSU, Oct 20, 2014 - VGTI and partners awarded $10M NIH contract to develop new vaccine adjuvants

Oregon Live, Sept 3, 2014  - OHSU HIV vaccine researcher, Louis Picker, wins $25 Million

Events

Marquam Hill Lecture

February 19, 2015
Presented by Louis Picker, M.D.
Ending an Epidemic: OHSU's Hunt for an HIV Vaccine

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Recent Awards

1-July-15

Wong, Scott,: Investigation for a novel gamma herpes virus in association with MS
NMSS: Race to Erase MS

1-June-15

Streblow, Daniel: CMV-Vectored Prostate Cancer Vaccine
PNW Prostate Cancer SPORE-Pilot

1-June-15

Frueh, Klaus: A HCMV-based Immunotherapy for HIV-1
TomegaVax, Inc.

01-May-15

Moses, Ashlee: Hemeoxygenase-1 as a tumor factor and therapeutic target for Kaposi sarcoma
NIH/R01

12-Mar-15

Sacha, Jonah: Graft versus host immunity in SIV clearance following stem cell transplantation
NIH/R21

01-Mar-15

Wong, Scott: Rhesus HHV-8 Homologue in AIDS-related Malignancies
NIH/R01

01-Mar-15

Sacha, Jonah: A universal MHV-E-restricted T cell vaccine for HIV
NIH/R01

01-Feb-15

Sacha, Jonah: Hepatitis B Virus Infection of Nonhuman Primates
Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) / New Internal Pilot Research Program Grant

Staff Scientists

01-Feb-15

Burwitz, Benjamin: HIV reservoir clearance by allogenic, CCR5 knockout stem cell transplantation
Foundation for AIDS Research/Innovation Grant