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Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds: Metabolic Perspective of Virus-Host Interactions

Feb
23
8:00 am to 9:00 am

This event is sponsored by the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. It is open to the public, particularly community physicians and other interested health care professionals.

Join via Zoom conference, meeting password: 888639.

John G. Purdy, PhD
John G. Purdy, PhD
UArizona Assistant Professor of Immunobiology, Faculty Fellow the BIO5 Institute
University of Arizona Immunobiology and BIO5 Institute

John Purdy, PhD is Assistant Professor of Immunobiology at the University of Arizona and faculty fellow in the BIO5 Institute. He earned a PhD in structural biology of retroviral capsid assembly from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in Hershey, Pa. Dr. Purdy was a postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University in the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics where he studied the viral hijacking of host metabolism using metabolomics. At the University of Arizona, his research focuses on defining how metabolism supports herpesvirus replication and how metabolism can be used to limit infection.

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Feb
23
8:00 am to 9:00 am
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 8:00am

AUDIENCE

Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni, Community
College of Medicine – Tucson

LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

Carolyn Bothwell
College of Medicine – Tucson
Division of Infectious Diseases