Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

UC Davis Receives $1 Million From Keck Foundation Following Virus Discovery

September 06, 2018
Researchers at UC Davis and the University of Alberta, Canada, have made preliminary discoveries about how Zika and hepatitis C viruses reproduce at the cellular level, providing new insight into a family of viruses that also includes West Nile and dengue.

College of Biological Sciences Students, Faculty Honored with Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence

June 19, 2018
This year, members of the College of Biological Sciences received three special recognitions: the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research and two Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research. Earlier this month, the recipients gathered with UC Davis Chancellor Gary May to receive their awards.

Priya Shah

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
  • Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering
Research Interests: Systems Biology of Virus-Host Networks | Synthetic Biology to Control Autophagy
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