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In brief: Mutation explains why some people are more vulnerable to viral brain infection

For previously healthy children, brain infections are rare. But about one out of every 10,000 people who are exposed to common viruses like herpes simplex…...

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William Agosta

Laboratory of Organic Chemistry

Professor Emeritus

George A.M. Cross

Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology

André and Bella Meyer Professor Emeritus

James E. Darnell, Jr.

Laboratory of Molecular Cell Biology

Vincent Astor Professor Emeritus

David C. Gadsby

Laboratory of Cardiac and Membrane Physiology

Patrick A. Gerschel Family Professor

Emil C. Gotschlich

Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology

R. Gwin Follis-Chevron Professor Emeritus

Attallah Kappas

Laboratory of Pharmacology

Professor Emeritus

Nicola N. Khuri

Laboratory of Theoretical Physics

Professor Emeritus

Te Piao King

Laboratory of Biochemistry

Associate Professor Emeritus

David Mauzerall

Laboratory of Photobiology

Professor Emeritus

Miklós Müller

Laboratory of Biochemical Parasitology

Professor Emeritus

Jürg Ott

Laboratory of Statistical Genetics

Professor Emeritus

Torsten N. Wiesel

Laboratory of Neurobiology

Vincent and Brooke Astor Professor Emeritus

Victor Wilson

Laboratory of Neurophysiology

Professor Emeritus