Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

Population-specific immune gene splicing and its role in antiviral immunity

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


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Principal Investigator(s)
Ebrahimi, Diako
Funded by
Texas Biomedical Forum
Research Start Date

Many genes including those associated with viral infections undergo differential splicing in different human populations. The aim of this study is to identify and quantify these differences and investigate their role in differential antiviral immunity among human populations.

Collaborative Project
Basic Research
Infectious Disease