Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Welcome to the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology. We are a research-intensive department focusing on advanced studies in Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology, and the interface between these fields. We hope you enjoy your virtual visit!
ImmuNet Seminar Series
Friday, December 13th, 2013
Dr. Paola Marignani, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Dalhousie University
"Novel therapeutic pre-clinical strategies for the treatment of metabolically active cancers"
10:30 am, Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall
(1-040 Li Ka Shing)
- Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
- Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology
- Alberta Diabetes Institute
- Immunology Network
Human Immunology @ UofA
Banff Conference on Infectious Diseases 2014
Hope you can join us in Banff, AB on June 4 - 8, 2014. Click here for the conference site.
2014 International Poxvirus & Iridovirus Conference
Hope you can join us in Victoria, BC on September 26 - 30, 2014. Click here for the conference site.
Dr. Kinga Kowalewska-Grochowska facilitates Health Advocacy and Leadership Program (HAL)
Read the FoMD article here.
Dr. David Marchant named as a Canada Research Chair!
Congratulations to Dr. David Marchant who has been named one of two Canadian Research Chairs! Click here for more.
Anwar Anwar-Mohamed has a "A falcon's eye for discovery". Read the full UofA article here
Way to go, Anwar!
Dr. Redwan Moqbel, MMI Cross-Appointee, has died
We were saddened to learn of the death of our former colleague Dr. Redwan Moqbel October 9 in Winnipeg. Details.
Li Ka Shing Institute Virologists form University of Alberta spin-off Company Prophysis
TEC Edmonton officials and partners in Prophysis, the U of A spin-out company composed of researchers from the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology celebrate their new partnership. Click here.
Get the Full Buzz On Fruit Flies
University of Alberta researchers fed some fruit flies an alcohol diet and made a surprising discovery. Click here for Edan Foley's full interview on CBC radio.
For recent publication please visit our News page.
HI@uA - Click here for the Human Immunology at UofA website.
MMI/LKS Virtual Tour
Check out our 360° tour of MMI and the Li Ka Shing Institute. Click here to experience our virtual tour.
Please click the link below to launch the 100 Years of Medicine website
The holiday season is upon us! Our annual MMI Christmas party will be held on Monday, December 16th in the main office foyer.
We are looking forward to a lot of laughter, cheer, great food and wonderful company! For any questions regarding the party, please direct them to Debbie Doudiet.