David J Marchant

Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept


Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medical Microbiology and Immunology Dept
(780) 492-3119
6-142F Katz Group Centre For Research
11315 - 87 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5


Area of Study / Keywords

Cardio-respiratory viral infections viral signalling Viral receptors matrix metalloproteinases myocarditis Virology Cardio-pulmonary Respiratory Syncytial Virus Bronchial Epithelium Cell signalling Receptors Cardiomyocyte Clinical isolate Paediatric illness RSV receptor Viral therapeutics Cellular receptor Nucleolin Influenza Drug contraindication Asthma COPD Kinase signalling p38 MAP kinase Infection enhancement RSV Infection Surveillance PROVlab Alberta Respiratory


PhD Molecular Virology, University College London, UK., PDF cardio-pulmonary virology, St. Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.


Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) molecular interactions with the host cell that mediate viral infection and innate immunity, RSV community transmission and therapeutics


IMIN 324 Introduction to Virology, MMI 415/515 Advanced Viral Pathogenesis; Controversy in Virology

Featured Publications

Frederic Reicherz, Rui Yang Xu, Bahaa Abu-Raya, Abdelilah Majdoubi, Christina Michalski, Liam Golding, Aleksandra Stojic, Marina Vineta, Madison Granoski, Zenon Cieslak, Anil Chacko, Neil Desai, Inna Sekirov, David J. Marchant, Pascal M. Lavoie

JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES. 2022 May; 10.1093/infdis/jiac192

McClelland R.D., Culp T.N., Marchant D.J.

Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 2021 October; 11 10.3389/fcimb.2021.749039

Farah Elawar and David J. Marchant

Antiviral Drug Development, Wiley: Methods and Principles in Medicinal Chemistry. 2021 May; 10.1002/SERIES6138

Elawar F., Oraby A.K., Kieser Q., Jensen L.D., Culp T., West F.G., Marchant D.J.

PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS. 2020 October; 10.1016/j.pharmthera.2020.107712

Nature. 2020 June; 10.1038/s41586-020-2369-7