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Microbiology, Molecular Genetics & Immunology

Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology is to conduct high impact research that is relevant to human health and train the next generation of biomedical scientists and physicians who will advance our understanding of infection and immunity in ways that benefit humankind.

Our Values

The Department values integrity in teaching and learning, the responsible conduct of research and other academic activities, a safe workplace and the contributions of all individuals toward our shared mission.

Joe Lutkenhaus, Ph.D.


Last modified: Aug 24, 2016

Congratulations to Kellyann Jones-Jamtgaard! She has been named a recipient of the Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program. She will be working for the Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Medicine.


Thursday, December 15, 2016
11:00 a.m. 1027 Orr-Major

Lane Christenson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center

"Extracellular Vesicles: Functional Analyses and Animal Models"

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