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KSHV LANA generates novel cytoplasmic proteins through non canonical translation initiation J Virol. 2012 Dec 19


Dr. Reety Arora defends her PhD thesis and publishes a killer paper in Science Translational Medicine. Congratulations, Reety! Badhai ho!


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For Your Viewing and Listening Pleasure

For your viewing pleasure:

Meet the people: A video introduction to the Chang-Moore lab

Dr. Chang presents "Identification and Characterization of Merkel Cell Polyomavirus" at the The Simons Center for Systems Biology Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ in April 2009.

MCV teaching slides [PDF file] [Powerpoint file]

Podcast Seminar on Tumor Viruses

For your listening pleasure:

Audio Description of KSHV
The initial description of KSHV, includes early work on KSHV culture and development of a serologic test.