HIV-1 capsid core uncoatingDate Added: 1/7/2010 9:33:00 AM
Last Updated: 5/15/2013 12:24:00 PM
Description of projects available to graduate students:
The Ambrose lab has multiple projects looking at the early infection pathways of HIV-1 in cells, particularly long-lived macrophages. One project is to measure and understand the mechanism of HIV-1 capsid core uncoating in cells.
Techniques graduate student will learn:
Cell culture, siRNA knockdowns, retrovirus propagation, retroviral infection/replication assays, ELISAs, real-time PCR, and fluorescence microscopy.
Molecular Virology And Microbiology
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