Martha Brown, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Address:
University of Toronto
Medical Sciences Building, Rm. 4256
1 King's College Circle
Toronto, ON, M5S 1A8

Phone #: 416-978-5853


Research:

Enteric adenoviruses


Education:

Postdoctoral Fellow: Hospital for Sick Children
Postdoctoral Fellow: Universite de Sherbrooke
M.Sc., Ph.D.: Queen's University
B.Sc. (Hon):  Queen's University


Fields of Interest:

  • Cellular and Molecular Structure and Function
  • Molecular Microbiology and Infectious Disease

Research Interests:

The fastidious human enteric adenoviruses are a leading cause of pediatric diarrhea but do not cause disease in other tissues.  Research interests include: the unique structural features of these adenoviruses, how they enter intestinal cells, blocks to replication in other cells and development of these viruses as vaccine vectors.


Not Accepting Graduate Students