Virology, glycoproteins, vaccines, and antivirals
Current Research Interest
Glycoprotein team burglary—how viral glycoproteins orchestrate entry and egress of deadly and emerging zoonotic viruses into and out of host cells; new vaccine and antiviral approaches against human and veterinary viruses
Liu, Qian, Jacquelyn A. Stone, Birgit Bradel-Tretheway, Jeffrey Dabundo, Javier A. Benavides Montano, Jennifer Santos-Montanez, Scott B. Biering, Anthony V. Nicola, Ronald M. Iorio, Xiaonan Lu, and Hector C. Aguilar. “Unraveling a Three-Step Spatiotemporal Mechanism of Triggering of Receptor-Induced Nipah Virus Fusion and Cell Entry.” PLOS Pathogens 9, no. 11 (2013): e1003770.
Zamora, J. Lizbeth Reyes and Hector C. Aguilar. “Flow Virometry As a Tool to Study Viruses.” Methods 134-135 (2018): 87-97.