Theme 2 - Virus-host interactions in disease pathogenesis

This theme focuses on the disease itself and the reaction of its host, looking at novel pathways in disease pathogenesis and how the host’s response can be modified to reduce mortality rates.

This theme relies on expertise of the ICHAIR members in viral pathogenesis, along with using new technological screen methods and utilising chemical techniques to try to ascertain novel delivery systems for therapies.

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