Herbert W. "Skip" Virgin, M.D., Ph.D.

Herbert W. "Skip" Virgin, M.D., Ph.D.

immunology, virome, autophagy, inflammation, interferon, pathogenesis, microbiome, virology

Edward Mallinckrodt Professor and Chair
Pathology and Immunology
Professor
Molecular Microbiology
Medicine

Immunology Program
Human and Statistical Genetics Program
Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis Program

  • immunology, virome, autophagy, inflammation, interferon, pathogenesis, microbiome, virology

  • We study viral immunology, the virome, search for new pathogens, and define the mechanisms of human disease genes