Jacco Boon, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, Pathology & Immunology, School of Medicine
Keywords:
drug development & delivery, genetics, global health, infectious disease, respiratory virus, virology

Dr. Boon studies the interaction between the infected host and influenza virus, with the aim to identify viral or host proteins that can be inhibited by existing and future antiviral drugs. Development of these drugs will reduce influenza illness and associated morbidities and mortalities.