We are the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, one of the world’s elite academic health sciences centres, where top students are taught by award-winning educators and mentored by renowned scientists in a dynamic learning environment.
We conduct our teaching, research and patient care in accordance with the highest international standards. We work with our partners in education, research and health care for the greater good of the local, regional and global community.
Outstanding areas of medical research at the University of Alberta include diabetes, obesity, virology, heart disease, motor control and rehabilitation, protein structure and function, and transplantation.
Welcome to the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology. We are a research-intensive department focusing on advanced studies in Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology, and the interface between these fields. We hope you enjoy your visit and if you want to have a look inside, please click the 3D Virtual Tour logo in the links panel.
March 13, 2020
March 11, 2020
The Molecular Microscope system: combining microarray assessment with machine learning
March 2, 2020
Stress responses and herpesviruses [note - Tuesday & in ODH]
February 22, 2020
The role of sialic acids and Siglecs for lymphocyte survival and leukemia formation
February 7, 2020
Heterogeneous microglia response limits macrophage dispersion
February 5, 2020
Precision Immunology Through Deeper, Single Cell Profiling
January 28, 2020
New Regulators of Cellular Calcium Homeostasis & an Introduction to Cryo-EM (Why all the hype?)
January 21, 2020
Interactions between Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Cell Surface Nucleolin
January 20, 2020
Unexpected hazards of immune cell migration: crowding, shattering and nuclear rupture
January 14, 2020
Exploiting cryptic epitopes in group A streptococcus for developing vaccines and immunotherapies
MMI occupies the 6th floor of 3 buildings along 87 Ave
Huffington post: RSV interview with MMI's Dr. Marchant.