FYB Lecture: 2008 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Nobel Laureate Dr. Françoise Barré-Sinoussi will be presenting “From HIV Discovery to HIV/SIV Pathogenesis” at the U of S.
Friday, May 14, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Sasktel Lecture Theatre,
Royal University Hospital

Dr. Barré-Sinoussi, a French virologist and director of the Unité de Régulation des Infections Rétrovirales at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France performed some of the fundamental work in the identification of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) as the cause of AIDS. In 2008, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine together with her colleague Prof. Luc Montagnier for this discovery.

Take advantage of this great opportunity to hear one of the world’s most renowned researchers.

via email, but it is in the on campus news.

This is connected with the Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research occurring this weekend.


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