Prof. David Russell College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, USA

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Biography

David G. Russell is Professor and Chair of Microbiology and Immunology at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University. He has held faculty positions at the Max Planck Institut, Tuebingen, NYU School of Medicine, and Washington University School of Medicine. He has a life-long fascination with intracellular parasites and has... read moreworked on Mycobacterium tuberculosis for almost 20 years. Currently his research focuses on generating reporter bacteria that respond to specific environmental stimuli to probe infection in vivo and to screen for new anti-tuberculosis drugs.