Uncovering How Dengue, Zika Viruses Manipulate Hosts

Priya Shah
Priya Shah’s work in systems biology spans the Colleges of Engineering and of Biological Sciences. The approach is giving new insight into how dengue and Zika viruses attack human cells. David Slipher/UC Davis

Comparative virus-host interaction mapping reveals how vector-borne flaviviruses inhibit the human immune response, and how Zika virus causes microcephaly. [Article]