Nicolas CHOMONT

Nicolas CHOMONT

Publications

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Job

Assistant professor Department of microbiology, infectious diseases and immunology,, Université de Montréal

Other Affiliation

member Co-Investigator, Canadian HIV Cure Enterprise (CanCURE)

Research Interests

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) does not eradicate HIV. The presence of a small pool of cells in which HIV persists as a silent provirus, usually referred as the ?reservoir? of HIV infection, is considered as the major obstacle to HIV eradication. Our work is aimed at characterizing the tissues and cells in which HIV persists during ART in order to specifically target and eliminate persistent HIV, with the ultimate goal of curing HIV infection.

Immunopathology

The Immunopathology Research Theme comprises a group of researchers spanning the basic and clinical research continuum and focusing on the immune/inflammatory processes involved in the disturbance and restoration of homeostasis.   These activities are rooted in shared visions regarding explor…

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