Our research program in Infection and Immunity is aimed at understanding host-pathogen interaction and improving the management of various infectious diseases; with our major focus on orthopedic and transplant-related infections. To achieve this goal, we have:
The laboratory components of the program include:
Several ongoing projects include the assessment of the risk factors, treatment and outcomes of cytomegalovirus and other viral and fungal infections after transplantation; and of orthopedic infections. In addition to these, we have ongoing clinical trials aimed at assessing various investigations of antiviral drugs for the treatment of cytomegalovirus disease after transplantation.
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