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Dr. Kenneth Ugen’s Recent Publication on Zika Virus Vaccine

November 16, 2016 by


Congratulations to Dr. Kenneth Ugen, who’s recent work on the Zika virus has been published in Nature: npj vaccines. The full title of the article is “In vivo protection against ZIKV infection and pathogenesis through passive antibody transfer and active immunisation with a prMEnv DNA vaccine.” You can read the full article of Dr. Ugen’s […]

Recent Publication by Dr. Kenneth Ugen: “Rapid and long-term immunity elicited by DNA-encoded antibody prophylaxis and DNA vaccination against Chikungunya virus.”

July 25, 2016 by


Kenneth E. Ugen, PhD coauthored a paper appearing in the latest issue of the Journal of Infectious Diseases, one of the premier journals in the field of infectious diseases.  The paper entitled: “Rapid and long-term immunity elicited by DNA-encoded antibody prophylaxis and DNA vaccination against Chikungunya virus”. The lead authors were colleagues from the Wistar […]

Congratulations to the Winners of Research Day 2016!

February 22, 2016 by


This year’s Research Day took place on Friday, February 19th in the Student Marshall Center and featured nearly 330 students, residents, fellows, and postdoctoral researchers from USF. The winners from the Department of Molecular Medicine are listed below. Congratulations to all! *Jillian Whelan, Ph.D Student – Dr. Michael Teng Lab: Best MCOM Graduate Student Poster […]

Congratulations to Dr. Xingmin Sun!

December 15, 2015 by


Congratulations to Molecular Medicine’s Assistant Professor, Dr. Xingmin Sun, on being appointed into the editorial board of “Infection and Immunity.” This is a prestigious honor and the Department of Molecular Medicine is very proud of Dr. Sun’s dedication to his research. Congratulations again, Dr. Sun!

Publication News – Dr. Kenneth Ugen

September 18, 2015 by


Dr. Kenneth Ugen co-edited a special issue of the journal Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics highlighting presentations from the 2014 DNA Vaccines Meeting held in San Diego, California. The meeting brought together DNA vaccine researchers from throughout the world. Papers presented at the meeting utilized the DNA vaccine strategy and targeted infections agents as well as […]

Congratulations to Molecular Medicine’s Recent Graduates!

May 4, 2015 by


  Congratulations to Nadine Nelson (pictured), Amanda Hott, Bosko Stojanovski, and Ruan Cox! Nadine Nelson – Tomar Ghansah Lab, Ph.D Amanda Hott – Dennis Kyle Lab, Ph.D Bosko Stojanovski – Gloria Ferreira Lab, Ph.D Ruan Cox – Narasaiah Kolliputi Lab, Ph.D

Congratulations to Outstanding Staff Award Recipient, Ms. Kim Davis!

April 21, 2015 by


Congratulations to our Assistant Director of Business Administration, Ms. Kim Davis, for winning the Outstanding Staff Award on April 9th. Every year, this award is presented to those who have demonstrated excellence. Kim was one was one of the ten staff members from USF Health honored with this prestigious award. Congratulations, Kim!