Mudit Tyagi Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA (USA)
Mudit Tyagi obtained PhD in Molecular Virology from the Department of Molecular Medicine, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Trieste, Italy. Currently, he is an Associate Professor, Center for Translational Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA. His areas of scientific expertise include HIV, HIV latency, HIV Transcription, HIV Replication, Epigenetics, Drugs of abuse, Cocaine, Biochemistry. Besides, he is the Associate Editor of the Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases whereas Editorial Board Member of Journal of Applied and Theoretical Physics Research, JSM Tropical Medicine and Research, Pathogen & Infectious Disease, SM Tropical Medicine, Journal Austin Immunology, Austin Neurology Neurosciences, Global Vaccines & Immunology, and The Scientific Pages of HIV and AIDS. Also, he has published several research papers in well-reputed journals.
Yuntao Wu National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases School of Systems Biology George Mason University Manassas, VA (USA) Biography
Biography of Yuntao Wu
Dr. Yuntao Wu is a professor at the National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases, George Mason University, Manassas, Virginia, USA. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, and his postdoctoral training at NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Dr. Wu studies HIV infection of blood CD4 T cells and macrophages (Science, 2001, 293:1503-6), mainly focusing on the role of chemokine- and HIV-1-mediated G-protein signaling and actin dynamics in HIV infection and pathogenesis (Cell, 2008, 134,782; Science Advances, 2019, 5:1,aat7911). Currently, his lab also studies the mechanisms of PSGL-1 restriction of HIV infection (Nature Microbiology, 2019, 4:813-25).