Speaker: Andrés Finzi, PhD
Affiliation: Université de Montréal
Exposing Env: implications for antibody attack
Dr. Finzi is an Associate Professor of Microbiology, Infectiology, and Immunology at the Université de Montréal. Dr. Finzi is a Canada Research Chair on Retroviral Entry and did his postdoctoral training at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in the laboratory of Dr. Joseph Sodroski. He was recruited by Université de Montréal and the CRCHUM Institute to expand his research program on HIV-1 Env conformational changes and to develop new strategies to eliminate HIV-1- infected cells.