Academic Faculty

Hobman-2

Tom Hobman, PhD, MSc, BSc

Professor

Medicine & Dentistry

Cell Biology

About Me

Canada Research Chair in RNA virus host interactions


Research

1. Investigating how pathogenic viruses (Zika virus, West Nile virus, Dengue virus) causes disease.

2. Novel diagnostics for Dengue virus and Zika virus.

3. Identification of indirect-acting antiviral compounds.

4. Mechanisms by which HIV causes neurological disease (in collaboration with Dr. Chris Power)

5. Role of the master gene regulator Argonatue 2 in breast cancer.


Teaching