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Microbiology and Immunology

Meet Our Faculty

Erik Falck-Pedersen

Erik Falck-Pedersen, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Rm. B-508
Tel: (212) 746-6514
Fax: (212) 746-8587

Mechanisms of viral vector infection, immune activation, and integration

Recent Publications

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Programs of Study

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News And Updates

Commentary: Stemming the Tide of Resistant Infections is Tough but Not Intractable

The COVID-19 pandemic is a striking reminder that viruses scorn borders. Disease-causing bacteria ignore borders, too—but with a difference. While...

Helping Hand

Dr. Omar Vandal, Ph.D. ’07, came to Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences determined to make a difference in the world—focusing his...

Events

January 11, 2020 - 12:00pm

Research in Progress: Tumor Derived UBR5 Promotes Ovarian Cancer Growth and Metastasis through Inducing Immunosuppressive Macrophages and Spheroids

DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY MONTHY RESEARCH IN PROGRESS SEMINARS

Mei Song, Ph.D. from the Ma Lab presents 

“Tumor Derived UBR5 Promotes Ovarian Cancer Growth and Metastasis through Inducing Immunosuppressive Macrophages and Spheroids”

Please email Deidre McIntosh-Brown, dem2017@med.cornell.edu. for ZOOM details.

Meetings will occur from 12:00-1:00 pm on the 2nd Monday of each month from October 12, 2020-July 12, 2021 Via Zoom

January 11, 2020 - 12:00pm

Research in Progress: In Search of Targets for a New Antimalarial with Multi-stage Activity

DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY MONTHY RESEARCH IN PROGRESS SEMINARS

Björn Kafsack, Ph.D. from the Kafsack Lab presents “In Search of Targets for a New Antimalarial with Multi-stage Activity

Please email Deidre McIntosh-Brown, dem2017@med.cornell.edu. for ZOOM details.

Meetings will occur from 12:00-1:00 pm on the 2nd Monday of each month from October 12, 2020-July 12, 2021 Via Zoom