Professor Martha Furie has been named the 2017 Robbins Distinguished Educator by the American Society for Investigational Pathology. More
Professor Patrick Hearing has been elected to chair the DNA Viruses Division of the American Society for Microbiology 2016 - 2017
Professor Carol Carter has received the 2016 Public Service Award from the Suffolk County Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission, Inc. for her service to Suffolk County and the Long Island community.
Professor James Bliska has been selected to become the new Director of the Center for Infectious Diseases at Stony Brook University.
Professor James Konopka has been elected to fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology.
Distinguished Professor Jorge L. Benach has stepped down as Chair of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology after almost ten years of service in this position. Professor David G. Thanassi has assumed leadership for the Department as Interim Chair.
Assistant Professor Brian Sheridan has been invited to give a keynote address at the 2016 annual meeting of the Center for Inflammation and Mucosal Immunology at the University of Florida Gainseville.
Distinguished Professor Jorge Benach has been elected to honorary lifetime membership in the American Society for Rickettsiology. This distinct honor is in recognition of his many significant contributions to the field of vector-borne diseases.
Professor Nancy Reich Marshall has been named as the President-Elect of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society for 2015-2016. More
The career of Professor Carol Carter is featured in The Scientist. More
Professor Nancy Reich Marshall is the recipient of the 2015 Town of Brookhaven Women's Recognition Award (Science Category). More
Professor Patrick Hearing has been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. More
Dr. Laurie T. Krug was named the first Stony Brook University Discovery Prize Fellow. More
Adjunct Professor Juan Carlos Garcia-Monco is the editor of a new book, CNS Infections (Springer, June 014). Professor Maurizio Del Poeta is the senior author on the chapter "Fungal Infections of the CNS".
Professor Patrick Hearing has been selected to become a member of the Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee of the National Institutes of Health. More
Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer is the recipient of the 2014 Loeffler-Frosch Medal, an award bestowed by the German Society for Virology.
Professor James Bliska has been elected Fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science. More
Professor Erich Mackow has been invited to present the keynote address at the IX International Conference on Hantaviruses to be held in Beijing, China in June 2013.
Professor Erich Mackow has been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. This honor is in recognition of his original contributions to the microbiological sciences and for excellence and creativity in his research program.
Prestigious Robert Koch Gold Medal awarded to Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer. More
Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. More
Professor James Bliska has been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. This honor is in recognition of his scientific achievement and original research contributions that have advanced the field of microbiology.
Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer has been honored by U.S. Congressman Tim Bishop for his contributions to the community by bestowing on him a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition.
The Eckard Wimmer Graduate Student Scholarship is established by friends and associates of Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer.
Wei-Xing Zong and colleagues in Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, Pathology and Preventative Medicine identify a potential marker and therapeutic target for aggressive and advanced-stage breast cancer. More...
"Viruses Forever", a symposium in honor of Professor Eckard Wimmer's 75th birthday, will be held on May 27, 2011. More...
Distinguished University Professor and Departmental Chair Jorge Benach is elected to the rank of AAAS Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. More...
Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer receives the M.W. Beijerinck Virology Prize from the Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. More...
E. Wimmer, B. Futcher, S. Mueller and Colleagues develop a novel influenza virus vaccine. More...
Distinguished Professor Eckard Wimmer elected to the rank of Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences. More news...
Jorge Benach and Colleagues Receive $7.4 million from NIH for Emerging Pathogen research. More...
Wei-Xing Zong Receives Prestigious Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Research Grant.
New Approach For Viral Attenuation Developed By Researchers in Molecular Genetics & Microbiology and Computer Science.
D. Thanassi & Colleagues Create A "Molecular Snapshot" Of A Virulence Factor On The Bacterial Surface.