Systems Modeling of Infection

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at Stanford University

Our Vision

The vision of the Center is to open an unprecedented window into infections

of macrophages by the global pathogen Salmonella, integrating cutting-edge modeling, computation and experimental measurements of both host and pathogen into a combined systems approach.

Credit: Kristen Earle, Gabriel Billings, KC Huang, Justin Sonnenburg

Center Outreach

Software & Materials

Our Team

Markus Covert, Ph.D

Associate Professor


Stanford University

KC Huang, Ph.D

Associate Professor


Stanford University

Denise Monack, Ph.D

Associate Professor

Microbiology & Immunology

Stanford University

Shayn Pierce-Cottler, Ph.D

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering

University of Virginia

Jerry Morrison

Software Engineer


The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group explores the landscape of science to identify and invest in pioneers with ideas that will create new knowledge and make the world better. Through continuous dialogue with scientists and visionaries around the world, the Frontiers Group will uncover novel ideas in bioscience with the potential to transform fields.  The Frontiers Group will help to create new ways of doing science, new ways of solving problems, and foster a creative community that imagines and creates the future.

Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group


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