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Journal of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Editorial Board Member - JIID

Zezhang Tom Wen

Associate Professor
School of Medicine
LSU Health Sciences Center School of Dentistry
United States
BIOGRAPHY:

Dr. Wen received his PhD in molecular microbiology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in May 1998. He worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Center for Oral Biology, Rochester, New York from 1998 to 2001 and as a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral Biology at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida from 2001 to 2008. Dr. Wen joined the faculty at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans in May 26, 2008 as an Assistant Professor with a primary appointment in the Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biology and a secondary appointment in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology. Dr. Wen is currently serving as an Associated Professor with tenure in oral biology and microbiology.



RESEARCH INTERESTS:

The primary interest of Dr. Wen’s research is in the areas of microbial genetics and ecology of oral biofilms. Currently, a major effort is being directed to molecular characterization of Streptococcus mutans biofilm formation and identification of novel strategies against cariogenic biofilms and human dental caries. In collaborative effort, Dr. Wen also works on intra- and inter-species communication and its impact on the development, stability, and ultimately, pathogenicity of the plaque microbial communities. 





Other Editorial Board Members - JIID

Mohammad Ayoub Mir

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine
University of Kansas
United States

Esma S. Yolcu

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Louisville
United States

Paul H. Wooley

Professor
Orthopaedic Research Institute
Wichita State University
United States

ALI AMIN

Assistant Professor
Warren Alpert Medical School
Brown University
United States

Bin Zhou

Scientist
J. Craig Venter Institute
United States

Huatao Guo

Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
University of Missouri School of Medicine
United States

Daniel Lacorazza

Associate Professor
Departments of Pathology and Immunology
Baylor College of Medicine
United States

Martin Michaelis

Professor of Molecular Medicine
Centre for Molecular Processing and School of Biosciences
University of Kent
United Kingdom

STEFAN KOSTADINOV

Assistant Professor
Alpert Medical School
Brown University
United States

Daniel Lacorazza

Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology & Immunology
Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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