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Jeremy Boss, PhD

Jeremy Boss, PhD

Epigenetics and the Immune System

When

December 4, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Who

Jeremy Boss, PhD

Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia

Where

Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, M106
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

Epigenetics refers to the processes by which cells inherit information that dictate their ultimate properties and functions. Dr. Boss's seminar will focus on how these processes control the ability of various cells within the immune system to respond to infection or in the case of autoimmune disease may have initiated a program that leads to disease.

A public reception will precede this event in the VTC Cafe at 5 p.m.

About the Speaker:

Jeremy Boss, PhD, is a Professor and Chair in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.

Additional Details

This is a free event. The host is Michael Friedlander, PhD. For more information, please call 540-526-2013, or send an e-mail.

Map and Parking

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