Jana Liese

MSTP in PhD Training

Program: Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis

Current advisor: Sean P. J. Whelan, PhD

Undergraduate university: University of South Carolina, 2020

Enrollment year: 2021

Research summary
Mechanisms of viral entry

Bunyaviruses cause a wide variety of clinical diseases, ranging from mild, febrile illness to encephalitis and hemorrhagic fever. My research focuses on identifying and characterizing novel host factors required for viral entry.

Graduate publications