Jun Liu

Molecular Genetics


MaRS West Tower
661 University Avenue, Room 1615, Toronto, Ontario Canada M5G 1M1
Research Interests
Bacterial and fungal pathogens, Global health, Non-coding DNA and RNA, Infectious disease and microbiology, Immunology, Vaccines , Viruses

Our research goal is to develop novel strategies for the control of tuberculosis, one of the world’s most deadly infectious diseases. We are working on understanding how Mycobacterium tuberculosis maintains persistent infection in the host and how to rationally design the next generation of effective TB vaccines.

Courses taught 

  • MGY380: Microbiology Laboratory I: Bacteria
  • MMG1304H: Bacterial Pathogens

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