Department of Immunology


May 29, 2020

United World Antiviral Research Network Funded

The University of Washington, and collaborators at Rockefeller University (NYC), FIOCRUZ (Brazil), IRESSEF (Senegal), KRISP (South Africa), Aga Khan University (Pakistan) and Chang Gung University (Taiwan) were awarded a NIH National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) Centers for Research in Emerging Infectious Diseases (CREID) grant for $8.75 M for 5 years to form……

March 24, 2020

COVID-19: Seattle Times Spotlights Gale Lab Work on Coronavirus

Seattle Times: ‘There’s a lot we don’t know’: UW researchers look at how coronavirus turns body against itself and kills By Mike Carter Seattle Times staff reporter | Updated March 22, 2020 at 12:03 pm Last Tuesday, a scientist working in a secure upper-floor laboratory in the University of Washington Medical Center’s South Lake Union……

February 19, 2020

Women and Girls in STEM – CIIID Collaborations Aim to Shatter Glass Celings

Originally published in the Huddle – UW Medicine. Kristina Adams Waldorf, MD, an obstetrician and gynecologist (OB-GYN), sees about 25 patients a day. Most of her patients don’t know anything about her research life, even though she is an internationally recognized expert in pregnancy infections and spends about 75% of her work time in the……