Jan T. Vilcek

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Jan Vilcek

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Contact Info

522 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016



1951-1957 — Comenius University School of Medicine, Bratislava, Slovakia, Medical Education

Research Summary

Our research primarily concerns the mechanisms of cytokine actions, especially those of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) and the interferons (IFNs).

Research Interests

Mechanisms of Cytokine Actions, Innate Immunity, Inflammation

The long road to renown: the 2015 vilcek foundation prizes
Nair, Prashant; Vilcek, Jan
2015-03-09; 0892-6638,FASEB journal - id: 1481412, year: 2015 Editorial

Journey to the summits of science: the 2014 vilcek foundation prizes
Nair, Prashant; Vilcek, Jan
2014-03-10; 0892-6638,FASEB journal - id: 829542, year: 2014 Journal Article

Foreign minds, fenceless imagination: The 2013 Vilcek Foundation Prizes
Nair, Prashant; Vilcek, Jan
2013-03-11; 0892-6638,FASEB journal - id: 231282, year: 2013 Journal Article

Gems from distant shores: the 2012 vilcek foundation prizes
Nair, Prashant; Vilcek, Jan
2012-04-09; 0892-6638,FASEB journal - id: 163579, year: 2012 Journal Article

From IFN to TNF: a journey into realms of lore
Vilcek, Jan
2012-02-05; 1529-2916,Nature immunology - id: 99021, year: 2009 Biography; Historical Article; Journal Article