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Department of Internal Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine

Research

Faculty in the Division of Infectious Diseases are actively engaged in clinical trials, translational research, and basic science, with laboratories located in Sacramento and at the main campus in Davis.  Major areas of emphasis include HIV and AIDS, Hepatitis B and C, nosocomial infections, especially Clostridium difficile and MRSA, and bacterial pathogenesis.  Infectious Diseases faculty also work closely with others in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, the California National Primate Research Center, and the Center for Comparative Medicine, where studies are ongoing to better understand a broad range of infectious diseases, including Helicobacter, Salmonella, malaria, CMV, influenza, Giardia, and tuberculosis, to name just a few.  Basic and clinical programs are linked by the UC Davis Clinical and Translational Science Center, which was among the first of these national research centers established by the NIH in 2006. Learn more by looking at the ID faculty website, and by visiting some of the links to affiliated programs.

AFFILIATED PROGRAMS
Center for Comparative Medicine 
Clinical and Translational Science Center 
California National Primate Research Center 
Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology 
Institute for Regenerative Cures 
Center for Biophotonics 
Center for Vectorborne Diseases