Date: March 26, 2019
Speaker: Kartik Chandran, PhD, Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Title: Unraveling and Inhibiting the Cell Entry Mechanisms of Emerging RNA Viruses
Date: April 16, 2019
Speaker: Cara Pager, Phd, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Albany
Title: It takes more than one methyl group to modulate positive-sense RNA virus genomes
Baker Institute for Animal Health pursues scientific discoveries in animal health to improve the lives of both humans and animals alike. Founded in 1950 on a leafy 30-acre campus in Ithaca, New York, the Institute is proud to continue building on more than a half century history of discoveries and innovation in vaccines and infectious disease, reproductive biology, cancer research, and basic biology. Today, Baker’s faculty and research staff continue to study the pathogens and genetic disorders of dogs, cats, horses, and other animals and the underlying causes of cancer in animals and in humans, often leading the science in new and innovative directions.