Peter Williamson

    Email Address: prw@uic.edu
    College: Medicine Department: Medical Education
    Secondary Department: Medical Education
    Title: Clinical Professor of Medicine
    Office: (301) 402-1830
    Webpage: http://www.uic.edu/com/dom/id/Faculty/williamson.html
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: No

    Research Interest:
    This is a summer opportunity off campus at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD, just outside of Wash DC.

    Immunoregulation, relationship of TOR signaling and mRNA processing in macrophage and T-cell function.
    Cell Biology of virulence of the AIDS-associated pathogen, Cryptococcus neoformans
    Translational research: Identification of primary immune deficiencies in fungal infections

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 40

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Major in Biology or Biochemistry. Minimum GPA of 3.5

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Work hard, have fun!

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