Tag: SARS-Co-V-2

Congrats to Dr. Li and Dr. Lu


Congrats to Dr. Kui Li, professor in the department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Biochemistry, and Dr. Lu Lu, professor in the department of Genetics, Genomics and Informatics for their newly funded collaborative grant!  Drs. Li and Lu are multiple PIs on a $423,500 award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases for their… Read More

Colleen Jonsson: Propelling the RBL Forward


Colleen Jonsson, PhD, director of the Regional Biocontainment Laboratory (RBL) at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, has dedicated her life to studying highly pathogenic viruses and plant infectious agents.  In a career that spans nearly 30 years, she has been involved in the fight against such global viral threats as West Nile, SARS,… Read More