News and events

Viral pathogenesis, immunity and vaccines

October 6, 2021

​Biodesign China Virtual Symposium Bertram Jacobs, Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy​ and Jie Liu, West China Hospital of Sichuan University will share presentations. Participants can engage in a meaningful discussion following the presentations.   This seminar is part of a virtual fall symposium, hosted by Biodesign Institute China, West China Hospital in Chengdu, and the Biodesign Institute at...

Molecular mechanisms of viral disease

October 6, 2021

Biodesign China Virtual Symposium Bert Jacobs, Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy and Hong Tang, West China Hospital of Sichuan University will share the latest technologies to fight and prevent viral infections. Participants can engage in a meaningful discussion following the presentations.   This seminar is part of a virtual fall symposium, hosted by Biodesign Institute China, West China Hospital in Chengdu, and the Biodesign Institute at Arizona...

A molecular basis for Long COVID

October 6, 2021

Ben tenOever, PhD, New York University, Langone, is presenting as part of the Biodesign Viroholics Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88240683626

SARS-CoV-2 can affect the heart through spike-mediated cardiomyocyte fusio

October 5, 2021

Chanakha Navaratnarajah, PhD, Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic Rochester will be presenting as part of the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy Wednesday Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88567521236

COVID-19: Antiviral Discovery Pipeline

October 4, 2021

Sara Cherry, PhD, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology at the University of Pennsylvania, is presenting as part of the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy Wednesday Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88567521236

Significance of RNA granules for virally induced necroptosis: case study of vaccinia virus

October 4, 2021

Mateusz Szczerba PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy is presenting as part of the Biodesign Viroholics Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88240683626

Regulatory T-cell functions that promote colorectal cancer

September 16, 2021

Khashayarsha Khazaie Ph.d., D.Sc., Consultant and Professor of Immunology at the Mayo Clinic Phoenix, is presenting as part of the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy Wednesday Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88567521236

Serpins and Immune Modulation - From Vasculitis and Lupus to COVID-19

September 15, 2021

Professor Alex Lucas, M.D., Biodesign Virginia G. Piper Center for Personalized Diagnostics, is presenting as part of the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy Wednesday Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88567521236

Stress-like granules are necessary but not sufficient for induction of necroptosis

September 14, 2021

Professor Bert Jacobs, Ph. D. and Postdoctoral Researcher, Mateusz Szczerba, Ph. D. are presenting as part of the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy Wednesday Seminar Series. Join us via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88567521236

The cholesterol-induced host E3 ligase IDOL regulates human cytomegalovirus latency

September 9, 2021

Join us for a seminar presented by the University of Arizona's, Luwanika Mlera, Ph.D. Viroholics is a weekly seminar series hosted by the Biodesign Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines, and Virotherapy. Join via Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/88240683626