Microbiology and Immunology

Welcome to the Department of Microbiology & Immunology. We are a team of over 20 internationally recognized faculty members, over 40 associate and adjunct members, more than 300 trainees, and 30 administrative and technical staff committed to carry out excellent teaching, research and service in the areas of Infection and Immunity. Our teaching expands from undergraduate to advanced graduate and post-graduate education using hands on problem solving approaches and cutting edges technologies.

CTV | Solving the Superbug: McGill team dedicated to fighting human health threat. Dr. Don Sheppard, co-director and founder of MI4 spoke to CTV Montreal about the initiative and its goals to control and evolve around Superbugs.
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Dr. Martin Richer and Dr. Selena Sagan shed new light on the immune system response to Zika Virus. 
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CTV | Amid outbreaks, federal government announces $25 million to promote vaccination. Dr. Claire Trottier, Assistant Professor and Education Specialist, interviewed by CTV News Montreal on the importance of vaccination. Read more