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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!


PhD Thesis Defense

Ana Clementin, Ostergaard Lab

"Storage and Trafficking of FasL in Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes"
1 p.m., Monday, August 11, 2014 in Oborowsky Degner Hall (1-040 LKS)

ImmuNet Seminar Series

Dr. ChoyDr. Jonathan C. Choy, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University

"Inflammation and allogeneic immune responses"
9 a.m., Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in Oborowsky Degner Hall (1-040 LKS)

Host: Dr. Hanne Ostergaard, Professor, MMI



Our New Chair Has Arrived!

Dr. Gotte

Our new Department Chair, Dr. Matthias Götte, has joined us! Please help us welcome him!

C. Colpitts
Che Colpitts: Graduate Student Teaching Award Recipient

Congratulations to Che Colpitts (Schang lab) who is the 2014 Recipient of the Graduate Student Teaching Award! Way to go, Che!

Che Colpitts
Awarded on June 11, 2014




Recent Publications

For recent publications please visit our News page.

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We invite you to meet the new Chair of the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology!

Open house-Thurs, Aug. 7, 3-5 pm
in 6-020 Katz Group Centre

This will be very informal affair with an opportunity to chat with Dr. Götte.

Summer Student Poster Research Presentations

These will be held on August 15 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Upper Katz Atrium (located above Tim Hortons).

Recent Events

B. Parsons

Brendon Parsons (PhD student in the Foley Lab) presented at the 2014 BCID Conference which was held June 4-8, 2014. The conference was a huge success!

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