Graduate School
Uni of Michigan - Ann Arbor (2001), Microbiology

Research Interest

  • circadian control of viral infection
  • coxsackievirus
  • poliovirus
  • reovirus
  • viral evolution
  • virus-host interactions and pathogenesis
  • virus-microbiota interactions


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Microbiota-independent antiviral effects of antibiotics on poliovirus and coxsackievirus.
Woods Acevedo MA, Pfeiffer JK, Virology 2020 Jul 546 20-24
Rapid dissemination and monopolization of viral populations in mice revealed using a panel of barcoded viruses.
McCune BT, Lanahan MR, tenOever BR, Pfeiffer JK, J. Virol. 2019 Oct
Related enteric viruses have different requirements for host microbiota in mice.
Robinson CM, Woods Acevedo MA, McCune BT, Pfeiffer JK, J. Virol. 2019 Sep

Honors & Awards

  • OÂ’Donnell Award in Science, TAMEST
  • American Academy of Microbiology
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar
  • Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
  • Pew Scholar
  • President’s Research Council Young Investigator Award