Ding receives Michelson Prize for advancing human immunology


Siyuan Ding, an assistant professor of molecular microbiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received a Michelson Prize: Next Generation Grant from the Michelson Medical Research Foundation and the Human Immunome Project. The grants are awarded annually to innovative early-career scientists advancing human immunology, vaccine discovery and immunotherapy research for major global diseases.

Ding uses innovative approaches to develop vaccines for infectious diarrhea, a leading cause of death among children worldwide.

Read more on the School of Medicine website.

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