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News and Events

March 8, 2022: Forskning & Framsteg (largest Swedish popular science magazine) article on our discovery how herpesviruses protect host cells from exploding during viral infection (in Swedish). 

February 24, 2022,  Lund University press release on our published breakthrough study in PNAS showing how herpesviruses mechanically modify cell nucleus to protect it from damage during viral DNA replication (in Swedish).

November 25, 2021, interview with Alex Evilevitch on Swedish Radio, 1 million listeners (Vetenskapsradion Nyheter) on discovery of how herpesviruses infect neuronal cells.

March 3, 2021, Our visiting professor tells the astonishing story of the vaccine that can save the world from the pandemic


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Alex Evilevitch

Professor of Virus Biophysics

Alex [dot] Evilevitch [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

Phone:  +46 (0)46 222 09 47

Department of Experimental Medical Science (Primary)

NanoLund (Affiliated) 

MAX IV Laboratory (Collaboration)

European Spallation Source (Collaboration)