Valerie Le Sage, PhD

Research Associate


Dr. Valerie Le Sage

Contact

412-383-8553

439 Bridgeside Point 2

450 Technology Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Education

PhD in Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, 2009

MSc in Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, 2005

BSc in Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, 2003

Research Summary

I am interested in investigating the mechanism driving the coordinated assembly of all eight segments of the Influenza virus genome. Specifically, we are examining the RNA-RNA interactions between the viral RNA segments that may facilitate the selective packaging of all eight segments.

Research Lab Affiliation