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Dr. Yan Zhou PhD VIDO-InterVac

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120 Veterinary Road Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E3 Canada

Dr. Zhou completed her Doctoral degree in molecular biology of Influenza virus in Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany.  She joined VIDO-InterVac as a Research Scientist in 2003, and is currently leading an Influenza research project.  Dr. Zhou received a national prestigious salary award- Canadian Institutes of Health Research New Investigator award (2007-2012).  Her research expertise includes molecular biology of influenza virus, virus induced signal transduction, viral pathogenesis and vaccine development.

Research Interests:

  • Studying the influenza virus-host interaction focusing on virus induced innate immune responses
  • Novel vaccine development for pandemic influenza viruses

Current Projects: