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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 Dr. Jianming Qiu for receiving a 2016 Faculty Research Investigator Award!


Thursday, October 27, 2016
11:00 a.m. 1027 Orr-Major

Philip Tsichlis, M.D.
Jane F. Desforges Professor of Medicine
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Tufts University

"Non-Redundant Functions of the Three Akt Isoforms and Their Role in the Biology of Cancer"

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