zika

Congress Passes Zika Funding Bill

Congress passed and President Obama signed a 10-week continuing resolution, which includes $1.1 billion for Zika virus research.
Read

Zika in ASM Journals

Read a collection of open-access artiles from ASM's journals.
Read

Zika In The Lab

Follow Dr. Vincent Racaniello’s lab adventures with the Zika Virus in his blog, Zika Diaries.
Read
Become a member today!
JOIN ASM
Submit Abstracts for Biothreats 2017
SUBMIT
Antibacterial Development Conference
REGISTER

vaidya akhilDr. Akhil B. Vaidya is a Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and the Director of the Center for Molecular Parasitology within the Institute for Molecular Medicine and Infectious Disease at Drexel University College of Medicine. He is a molecular parasitologist who has carried out seminal research on mitochondrial physiology and bioenergetics in malaria parasites as well as on mechanisms of antimalarial drug action and resistance.  Dr. Vaidya's research interests also include development of new antimalarial drugs, parasite genomics, and global health challenges.  He has served and continues to serve on numerous review panels at NIH, NSF, CDC and Veterans Administration. In addition to his research activities, Dr. Vaidya continues to participate heavily in teaching activities in both the medical and graduate student programs.

TPL_asm2013_SEARCH

91152