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Christine Carrington

Christine V. F. Carrington
Professor of Molecular Genetics and Virology

Contact Information:
Biochemistry Unit
Dept of Pre-clinical Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
University of the West Indies
St. Augustine

Telephone: +1 868 645 3232 ext 4643 / 4634 (office); 662 1873 (sec)
Fax: +1 868 662 1873
Email: christine.carrington@sta.uwi.edu
Researchgate profile
My Biliography


Biochemistry Unit, 1st Floor, Bldg 36, Faculty of Medical Sciences,
Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex,
Mt. Hope, Trinidad.

Educational Background:

• B.Sc. Hons. (Biotechnology), King’s College London, University of London (1990)
• Ph.D. (Molecular Virology) Institute of Cancer Research, University of London (1994)

Areas of Expertise/Research Interests:

  • Molecular virology, virus evolution, emerging infectious diseases (esp. dengue and other arboviruses, rabies, and other vector-borne RNA viruses)
  • Evolutionary and ecological factors involved in the emergence and spread of vector-borne viral zoonoses
  • Molecular evolution, phylodynamics and phylogeography of Dengue in the Americas
  • Viral diversity in bats
  • Other Interests:

    • Member, American Society for Microbiology
    • Member, American Society for Virology
    • American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

    My Bibliography
    Research Gate Profile


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