Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

The role of macrophage podosomes in Ebola virus pathogenesis

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


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Principal Investigator(s)
Shtanko, Olena
Research Start Date

The objective of this proposal is to interrogate the interaction(s) between EBOV and macrophage podosomes, mechanosensitive adhesive structures used by macrophages to migrate through tissues and sample antigens.

Collaborative Project
Basic Research
Infectious Disease