Monthly Archives: February 2015


Peter A. Barry, PhD Awarded a New $1.2 Million Dollar Pfizer Contract

Dr. Peter A. Barry, PhD was recently awarded a new $1.2 million dollar Pfizer contract to work on the “Immunogenicity of hCMV recombinant gB and pentameric complex proteins in rhCMV-seronegative rhesus macaques at UC Davis”.  For more information on Dr. Barry’s research please visit his research site at

Peter A. Barry, PhD Comments on Scientific American Story

Peter A. Barry, PhD was recently quoted in a Scientific American Story, “Your Immune System is Made, Not Born” which offers new insight into the the creation of our immune system.   Dr. Barry’s research program studies cytomegalovirus at the Center for Comparative Medicine.

Stephen J. McSorley, PhD Elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology

Stephen J. McSorley, PhD, was elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology.  The Academy, the honorific leadership group within the American Society for Microbiology, recognizes excellence, originality, and leadership in the the microbiological sciences.  Congratulations Dr. McSorley!