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MeSH Trace
   Virus Diseases
         DNA Virus Infections
               Herpesviridae Infections
                     Herpes Simplex

Timothy Foster, PhD
School of Medicine
Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology / Gene Therapy Program
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Adaptor Proteins, Signal TransducingEye InfectionsEye Infections, ViralHerpes SimplexImmune EvasionVirus Diseases
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cellular and Molecular Biology
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Adenoviral Vector SystemsCreation of Stable and Inducible miRNA knockdown Cell LinesFluorescent tagging systemsIndicator systems for quantifying Innate immune inductionLentiviral Vector SystemsMammalian Two Hybrid Protein-Protein InteractionPromoter Reporter Assay systemsSpecialized protein expression systemsYeast two hybrid screening
Unique Equipment Used:
Deconvolution fluorescent microscopyMicroscopy, ConfocalPachymeterSlit Lamp
Keywords Associated with Work:
Biological TherapyDNA VirusesEye InfectionsHerpes GenitalisHerpes LabialisHerpes Zoster OphthalmicusImmunity, Innate
Last Updated: 10/25/2018