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Michael Cho

Michael Cho
Michael W. Cho


Professor and Lloyd Chair in Biomedical Sciences; Co-Director, Center for Advanced Host Defenses, Immunobiotics and Translational Comparative Medicine
Biomedical Sciences
(515) 294-6449
2022 Vet Med
Expertise / Research Area

  • Structure-function of viral envelope glycoproteins
  • virus-host interactions
  • molecular mechanism of virus entry
  • development of virus entry inhibitors
  • vaccine development
  • host immune responses
  • B-cell immunity
  • structure-based immunogen design
  • vector and platform development for antigen delivery
  • HIV-1, SARS-CoV, PRRSV, and Influenza


Selected Publications