Degar Lecturers


John Coffin, Tufts University

Why can't we cure HIV infection?


Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Merkel Cell Polyomavirus: A New Tumor Virus


Francis Chisari, The Scripps Research Institute

Induction and Evasion of the Innate Host Response to HCV


Yuan Chang, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Center

Merkel Cell Polyomavirus: A new cause for human cancer?


Karla Kirkegaard, Stanford University

New Lessons from Poliovirus: Dominant Drug Targets and Novel Routes of Virus Spread


Charles Rice, Rockefeller University

Studies of Hepatitis C virus replication

2006Joseph Sodroski, Harvard University
TRIMæ: Mediator of Innate Intracellular Immunity to Retroviruses
2005Bill Sugden, McArdle Lab, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Epstein-Barr Virus supports the survival of its associated lymphomas
2004Teresa Compton, McArdle Lab, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Growth factor receptors, integrins and toll-like receptors: The complex interactions of human cytomegalovirus with host receptors
2003Robert Siliciano, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Viral Reservoirs, Evolution and Prospects for the Eradication of HIV Infection
2002John Rose, Yale University
An effective AIDS vaccine based on recombinant vesicular stomatitis viruses
2001Douglas Lowy, NIH
Papillomavirus virus-like particles: reagents for vaccine development and exploration of papillomavirus biology
2000Edward Berger, NIH
HHIV Receptors: Mechanisms and Opportunities
1998Ron Desrosiers, Harvard University
Modifying the Pathogenesis of AIDS
1997Patrick Moore, Columbia University
What Kaposi Sarcoma Herpes Virus tells us about tumor suppressor and antiviral pathways

Microbiology Lectures

Visit the Microbial Pathogensis site for other lectures.