MICROBIOLOGY & IMMUNOLOGY
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of British Columbia provides a stimulating environment in which to pursue a graduate or undergraduate research program. Our faculty is internationally recognized for contributions in microbiology, molecular biology and immunology. Students will have the opportunity to experience the most up to date molecular approaches to the study of problems in microbiology and immunology.
Tuesday, December 1, 2020Cryptococcus Neoformans Research in the Kronstad LabFor World AIDS Day, the Kronstad lab shares their current research journey with Cryptococcus neoformans, the human pathogen that causes an often-fatal infection in people with HIV/AIDS.
Friday, October 23, 2020Parvin Bolourani Wins President’s Staff Award for Enhancing UBC ExperienceParvin Bolourani, the Outreach, Alumni Engagement, Postdoctoral Fellows & Project Coordinator, was recently awarded a President’s Staff Award. On October 21, we celebrated Parvin's achievement through a virtual ceremony.
Friday, October 16, 2020M&I grad student Morgan Alford wins CIHR Gold Award with virtual research presentation!Congratulations to Morgan Alford, a PhD student in the Hancock Lab, for receiving an award of excellence (Gold category) in the Canadian Institutes of Health Research National Research Poster Presentation.