Monthly Archives: June 2016

//June

HIV Vaccine Developed Through Centers Collaboration: Moving towards human clinical trials

Over the past 6 years, Dr. Peter Barry’s lab at the Center for Comparative Medicine has been collaborating with Dr. Louis Picker and colleagues at the Oregon Health Science University (OHSU) to optimize a novel HIV vaccine.  The vaccine stems directly from research in Dr. Barry’s lab that has focused on the rhesus macaque model […]

Dr. Nicole Baumgarth received 5-year grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Congratulations Dr. Baumgarth!  Dr. Nicole Baumgarth just received a five year grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) division of NIH to study “Protective Humoral Immunity to Influenza Infection” (R01AI117890).  Antibody-mediated immunity generated by B lymphocytes is important for immune protection from infections. We are investigating a particular type of B […]