Mark Walter 2013  

Welcome to the Walter Lab!

Mark Walter, Ph.D., initiated research in cytokine structure and function while completing completed postdoctoral studies with Dr. Charles Bugg a pioneer in the area of structure-based drug design. Currently his research focuses on understanding interferon signaling in lupus, and designing novel vaccine strategies to prevent human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) infection, which is responsible for serious birth defects in children whose mothers are infected while pregnant.