asmondemand

ASM Virtual Lectures

ASM’s virtual lectures are conducted by fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology. If you’d like to learn more about AAM Fellowship, please click here.

Thomas Montville, PhD, Rutgers University, examines the culpability of consumers who neglect the simplest food safety practices. This contrasts with microbiologists who often look for the wrong things in the wrong places.

Dr. Pascale Cossart, professor and director of the Unité des Interactions Bactéries-Cellules at the Pasteur Institute, Paris, gives an overview of our understanding of the Listeria infection, at the level of the bacterium, of the infected cell, and at the animal level.

Emerging infections pose challenges for microbiologists, physicians, veterinarians, and public health professionals. This lecture by James Hughes, MD, Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, reviews factors contributing to disease emergence, provides examples, and reviews current efforts to address the challenge.

Marilyn Roberts, PhD, University of Washington, presents an historical background of bacterial antibiotic resistances. In this lecture Roberts discusses the basic mechanism and elements (plasmids, transposons, integrons) of bacterial antibiotic resistance gene transfer.

Yvette S. McCarter, PhD, provides a practical approach to implement cost-effective and clinically relevant work-ups of respiratory cultures.

Clostridium difficile infection is a serious condition that can lead to colon destruction. In this virtual lecture, Michael Miller, PhD, Microbiology Technical Services, LLC, talks about what the organism is, how infection occurs, how it spreads, and what can be done to control and prevent it.

Arun K Bhunia, BVSc, PhD, Professor Food Science, Purdue University discusses novel biosensor-based technologies for pathogen detection and identification.

Virology is a constantly evolving and integrative subject that involves every living thing on earth. This lecture by Lynn Enquist, PhD, covers recent discoveries and explains why virology is important.

In this ASM Virtual Lecture Graham Stewart, PhD, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, describes the role of yeast in industrial brewing and distilling processes.

Tuesday, 24 January 2017 08:57

Influenza Viruses by James McSharry, PhD

Posted by:

In this ASM Virtual Lecture Dr. James McSharry, Professor Emeritus, Albany Medical College, describes the structure of the influenza viruses,  types of human influenza viruses and their replication in cells,  licensed influenza drugs, current influenza vaccines, and the future of influenza vaccines.

Page 1 of 2

TPL_asm2013_SEARCH

95

Joomla! Debug Console

Session

Profile Information

Memory Usage

Database Queries