Host resistance to respiratory pathogens

Project Information
Description: 
We are investigating the genetic and immunologic factors that predispose the host to severe, progressive, or fatal infection with respiratory pathogens that are a leading cause of human mortality throughout the world including influenza virus, the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae, and the fungus Cryptococcus neoformans.
Project Date: 
09/01/2010 to 09/30/2022
Type of Project: 
Research
Research Area: 
Health Research
Sub-Research Area: 
Genetics
Location: 
United States
McGill University Project Leader Information
Role: 
Principal Investigator
Non-McGill Partners
Partner: 
Patty Lee