Assistant Professor of Virology
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Education and TrainingPhD, 2005, University of Georgia
Postdoctoral, 2006, Johns Hopkins University
Postdoctoral, 2012, Emory University
Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a herpesvirus, which spreads by contact and is acquired by majority of the population worldwide by the age of 40 years. Primary CMV infection or reactivation from latency can cause significant health problems in immunocompromised individuals such as AIDS patients and organ transplant recipients. CMV is also the leading infectious cause of congenital disease in newborns.
More CMV public health information at http://www.cdc.gov/cmv/index.html
The research in Tandon laboratory currently focuses on three different aspects of CMV infection:
For updated publications list, please follow the PubMed link.
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