A substrate-assisted mechanism of nucleophile activation in a Ser-His-Asp containing C-C bond hydrolase

Read More
All Articles

Atmospheric oxygenation three billion years ago

Read More
All Articles

The GtaR protein negatively regulators transcription of the gtaRI operon and modulates gene transfer agent (RcGTA) expression in Rhodobacter capsulatus

Read More
All Articles

Quorum-sensing regulation of a capsular polysaccharide receptor for the Rhodobacter capsulatus gene transfer agent (RcGTA)

Read More
All Articles

Use of new strains of Rhodobacter sphaeroides and a modified simple culture medium to increase yield and facilitate purification of the reaction centre

Read More
All Articles
1
2
3
4
5
S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

9:00 AM

The Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the University of British Columbia provides a stimulating environment in which to pursue a graduate or undergraduate program. Our faculty is internationally recognized for contributions in microbiology, molecular biology, virology and immunology. Students will have the opportunity to learn about and experience the most up-to-date molecular approaches for studying key questions in microbiology and immunology.

Department News

Congratulations to our 2013 Vanier winner!

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Congratulations to our 2013 Vanier winner! Kate Sedivy-Haley is a PhD candidate in Dr. Robert E Hancock and is working to develop a screening technique using ES-cell derived macrophages.

Congratulations to Dr. Steven Hallam

Monday, November 25, 2013
BC researchers named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Three UBC ecologists who study the natural world at very different scales--from marine ecosystems, to plant and...

Congratulations to Dr. Pauline Johnson

Friday, November 8, 2013
On November 27, 2013, the Minerva Foundation will be honouring four exceptional women from B.C. who have significantly impacted their communities and beyond through leadership, excellence,...

UBC iGEM Advances to the World Championships

Monday, October 21, 2013
The UBC International Genetically Engineered Machine World (iGEM) team has advanced to the World Championship at MIT, in Boston, Massachusetts. Their ticket to the World was obtained last week at...
Subscribe to UBC Microbiology & Immunology

Upcoming Seminars

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

10:30 AM
Seminar - Immune regulation of host-microbial interactions in the gut, Dr. Shipra Vaishnava, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dr. Shipra Vaishnava
Instructor, Department of Immunology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Details

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

12:30 PM
Seminar - Optimal defense against gut nematodes: Wild animals as model systems for This Wormy World, Dr. Andrea Graham, Princeton University
Dr. Andrea Graham
Assistant Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

Details