May 10, 2019

Drs. Tomaras and Shen receive sub-award on R01 with Northwestern University

Congratulations to Drs. Georgia Tomaras and Shaunna Shen for receiving a sub-award on an R01 grant in collaboration with Thomas Hope at Northwestern University, titled: Comparing HIV Mucosal Targets in US and Kenyan Populations.

This study will examine the impact of endogenous antibodies on virus diffusion in cervicovaginal mucus. Drs. Tomaras and Shen will be responsible for assessing the antigen specificity of antibody subclasses and analyzing data with Dr. Hope.