Center for Infectious Diseases and Immunity

The Center for Infectious Disease and Immunity (CIDI) at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center develops and enhances collaborative programs among researchers, physicians and businesses in New Mexico that address the problem of infectious and immunologically mediated diseases both locally and around the world. 


Extending the PPE Supply

UNM Health Sciences Team Devises Method to Clean and Reuse N95 Face Masks
UNM Health Sciences Team Devises Method to Clean and Reuse N95 Face Masks.

Extending the PPE Supply

By Kara Leasure Shanley

The acronym PPE, or personal protective equipment, has been thrown around a lot lately, especially when referring to the limited numbers of N95 respirators needed to protect health care workers on the COVID-19 frontline. Read more...

Learn more about Dr. Wu’s research...

UNM researchers work to better understand Zika virus

Steven Bradfute, PhD, works in his lab at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center.
Steven Bradfute, PhD, works in his lab at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center.

Basic research underway at the UNM School of Medicine

By Cindy Foster — HSC Newsbeat

Zika, Ebola, Dengue, Marburg – these viruses have made headlines for their sudden, dramatic arrival on the public health scene and their often serious consequences. But fighting them begins with the same basic research questions, according to UNM immunologist Steven B. Bradfute, PhD, a research assistant professor at the Center for Global Health and Department of Internal Medicine at the UNM Health Sciences Center. Read more...

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Albuquerque, NM 87131

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Albuquerque, NM 87131

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Calendar

T32 IDIP WIP Monthly Meeting (first Wed of the Month)
May 6, 2020 - 11:30 AM

Presenter: Professor Melanie Moses, Dept of Computer Science, Assoc. Prof. Dept of Biology, UNM. Title: Collective search processes in immune response: The importance of understanding the spatial complexity of tissue environments.

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