Theresa Ko

  • Fellowship in 2006 at Pasteur Institute

Joining the Unit of Epidemiology and Physiopathology of Oncogenic Viruses in the Pasteur Institute in Paris in 2006, Dr Ko worked with Dr Antoine Gessain and Dr Renaud Mahieux to study the pathophysiology of Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma caused by human T-cell leukemia virus (HTLV).


Continue her research on HTLV viruses in the University of Kansas Medical Center with Dr Christophe Nicot and is particularly interested in the role of cellular proteasome activator complex subunit 3 (PSME3 or PA28gamma) in HTLV-associated leukemia.

Currently, she is in a long vacation in Vermont, USA.