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Jun Liu, Ph.D.

Professor

Address:
MaRS Centre, West Tower
661 University Ave., Rm. 1615
Toronto, ON, M5G 1M1

Phone #: 416-946-5067

Web Site: http://sites.utoronto.ca/liulab/


Research:

Novel strategies for the control of tuberculosis, and design of effective TB vaccines


Education:

Postdoctoral Fellow:  University of California, Berkeley
Ph.D.:  Medical College of Wisconsin
B.Sc.:  Peking University, China


Fields of Interest:

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

Research Interests:

Our research goal is to develop novel strategies for the control of tuberculosis, one of the world’s most deadly infectious diseases.  We are working on understanding how Mycobacterium tuberculosis maintains persistent infection in the host and how to rationally design the next generation of effective TB vaccines.

 

Currently Accepting Graduate Students