Benjamin King

Arenavirus Infection


Profile

I earned my BA in Biology from Middlebury College in 2008. I am interested in neglected human pathogens and how they interact with their host. In the Botten laboratory, I am working to better understand the dynamics of arenavirus replication and how they interact with the host immune system. I enjoy UVM CMB because of the opportunity to interact with faculty with diverse research interests as well as the healthy work-life balance that Vermont offers.

Recent Publications

Koenig A, Fortner KA, King BR, Madden J, Buskiewicz IA, Budd RC (2012) Proliferating γδ T cells manifest high and spatially confined caspase-3 activity. Immunology 135(4): 276-86.

View all King publications here.

Contact Info


802-656-2663

Office: E407 Given

Mentor

   Jason Botten, Ph.D.

Upcoming Events

  • 6/2/2015 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Davis Auditorium
    TBA
    Benjamin King
  • 6/9/2015 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Davis Auditorium
    TBA
    Joyce Thompson
  • 6/16/2015 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Davis Auditorium
    TBA
    Graham Willsey

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