Research in the Department
Through diverse research projects and approaches, members of the department investigate the role of viruses and bacteria in human health and disease, and strategies to combat microorganisms.
Education and Training Programs
The Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology offers a program leading to the doctorate degree, with specialization in molecular virology or molecular microbiology.
Emerging Infections and Biodefense
Learn what emerging infectious diseases are, how they arise, the agents that are responsible, and why they are of concern. View a summary of departmental research in these areas.
Center for AIDS Research
Supporting and facilitating multidisciplinary AIDS-related research activities at Baylor College of Medicine and its affiliated institutions