Sun 10th May 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Featuring Dr. Alexander Rouvinski
Dr. Alex Rouvinski is a researcher at the Institute for Medical Research, Israel-Canada (IMRIC) at Hebrew University’s Faculty of Medicine. An expert in microbiology and molecular genetics, he investigates how viruses originating in animals can evolve into human viral pathogens. His research focuses on the new and infectious viruses spread by insects that are major causes of human and animal diseases worldwide.
Who Will You See There?
Dr. Alexander Rouvinski researches in human viral pathogens; molecular mechanisms of host restriction and specificity in mammalian and insect hosts; interaction of viruses with host immune system, and cellular mechanisms of viral propagation and pathogenesis
Immunotherapy as a Strategy to Treat Acute Corona Virus Infection