University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Eric Delwart, PhD

Eric Delwart, PhD

Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine, UCSF; Senior Investigator and Director, Molecular Virology, Blood Systems Research Institute

Cancer Center Program Memberships

Affiliate Member

Education

University of Newcastle, England, B.Sc., 1980, Biochemistry & Genetics
University of Geneva, Switzerland, M.Sc., 1982, Molecular Biology
University of Wisconsin at Madison, Ph.D., 1990, Oncology


Professional Experience

  • 1982-1984
    Research Assistant, Dept. of Molecular Biology, Genentech Inc., San Francisco, California.
  • 1984-1990
    Graduate training, Oncology, University of Wisconsin at Madison.
  • 1990-1994
    Post-doctoral Scholar, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology, Stanford University, California.
  • 1994-1996
    Assistant Professor of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York
  • 1994-1999
    Staff Investigator, The Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, New York
  • 1996-1999
    Assistant Professor, Rockefeller University, New York
  • 1999-present
    Associate Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • 1999-2008
    Director of Molecular Virology, Assoc. Investigator, Blood Systems Research Institute, SF,CA
  • 2008-present
    Director of Molecular Virology, Senior Investigator, Blood Systems Research Institute, SF, CA
  • 2008-present
    Professor, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Selected Publications

  1. Li Y, Altan E, Pilcher C, Hartogensis W, Hecht FM, Deng X, Delwart E. Semen virome of men with HIV on or off anti-retroviral treatment. AIDS. 2020 Feb 05.
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  2. Wang Y, Cui X, Chen X, Yang S, Ling Y, Song Q, Zhu S, Sun L, Li C, Li Y, Deng X, Delwart E, Zhang W. A recombinant infectious bronchitis virus from a chicken with a spike gene closely related to that of a turkey coronavirus. Arch Virol. 2020 Jan 25.
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  3. Huang X, Li Y, Yu Y, Yang S, Li M, Li T, Huang L, Tao J, Zhang M, Delwart E, Zhang J. Human herpesvirus 6-associated acute necrotizing encephalopathy in an infant with a mutation in the RANBP2 gene. J Paediatr Child Health. 2020 Jan 13.
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  4. Rosa UA, Ribeiro GO, Villanova F, Luchs A, Milagres FAP, Komninakis SV, Tahmasebi R, Lobato MCABS, Brustulin R, Chagas RTD, Abrão MFNDS, Soares CVDA, Tinker RJ, Pandey RP, Raj VS, Sabino EC, Deng X, Delwart E, Costa ACD, Leal É. First identification of mammalian orthoreovirus type 3 by gut virome analysis in diarrheic child in Brazil. Sci Rep. 2019 Dec 09; 9(1):18599.
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  5. Wilcox AH, Delwart E, Díaz-Muñoz SL. Next-generation sequencing of dsRNA is greatly improved by treatment with the inexpensive denaturing reagent DMSO. Microb Genom. 2019 Nov; 5(11).
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  6. Sawaswong V, Fahsbender E, Altan E, Kemthong T, Deng X, Malaivijitnond S, Payungporn S, Delwart E. High Diversity and Novel Enteric Viruses in Fecal Viromes of Healthy Wild and Captive Thai Cynomolgus Macaques (Macaca fascicularis). Viruses. 2019 Oct 22; 11(10).
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  7. Altan E, Li Y, Sabino-Santos G, Sawaswong V, Barnum S, Pusterla N, Deng X, Delwart E. Viruses in Horses with Neurologic and Respiratory Diseases. Viruses. 2019 Oct 14; 11(10).
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  8. Reuter G, Várallyay É, Baráth D, Földvári G, Szekeres S, Boros Á, Kapusinszky B, Delwart E, Pankovics P. Analysis of a novel RNA virus in a wild northern white-breasted hedgehog (Erinaceus roumanicus). Arch Virol. 2019 Dec; 164(12):3065-3071.
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  9. Waltzek TB, Subramaniam K, Leis E, Katona R, Fan Ng TF, Delwart E, Barbknecht M, Rock K, Hoffman MA. Characterization of a peribunyavirus isolated from largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides). Virus Res. 2019 Nov; 273:197761.
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  10. Mishra N, Ng J, Rakeman JL, Perry MJ, Centurioni DA, Dean AB, Price A, Thakkar R, Angus AG, Williamson P, Delwart E, Carrington C, Sahadeo N, Che X, Briese T, Tokarz R, Lipkin WI. One-step pentaplex real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for detection of zika, dengue, chikungunya, West nile viruses and a human housekeeping gene. J Clin Virol. 2019 Nov; 120:44-50.
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  11. Anh NT, Hong NTT, Nhu LNT, Thanh TT, Lau CY, Limmathurotsakul D, Deng X, Rahman M, Chau NVV, van Doorn HR, Thwaites G, Delwart E, Tan LV. Viruses in Vietnamese Patients Presenting with Community-Acquired Sepsis of Unknown Cause. J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Sep; 57(9).
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  12. Altan E, Dib JC, Gulloso AR, Escribano Juandigua D, Deng X, Bruhn R, Hildebrand K, Freiden P, Yamamoto J, Schultz-Cherry S, Delwart E. Effect of Geographic Isolation on the Nasal Virome of Indigenous Children. J Virol. 2019 Sep 01; 93(17).
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  13. Luchs A, Leal E, Tardy K, Milagres FAP, Komninakis SV, Brustulin R, Teles MDAR, Lobato MCABS, das Chagas RT, Abrão MFNDS, Soares CVDA, Deng X, Delwart E, Sabino EC, da Costa AC. The rare enterovirus c99 and echovirus 29 strains in Brazil: potential risks associated to silent circulation. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2019; 114:e190160.
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  14. Horváth KB, Boros Á, Kálmán E, Pankovics P, Delwart E, Reuter G. Characterization of an integrated, endogenous mouse mammary tumor virus-like (MMTV) betaretrovirus genome in a black Syrian hamster (Mesocricetus auratus). Infect Genet Evol. 2019 11; 75:103995.
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  15. Boros Á, Orlovácz K, Pankovics P, Szekeres S, Földvári G, Fahsbender E, Delwart E, Reuter G. Diverse picornaviruses are prevalent among free-living and laboratory rats (Rattus norvegicus) in Hungary and can cause disseminated infections. Infect Genet Evol. 2019 11; 75:103988.
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  16. Fahsbender E, Altan E, Estrada M, Seguin MA, Young P, Leutenegger CM, Delwart E. Lyon-IARC Polyomavirus DNA in Feces of Diarrheic Cats. Microbiol Resour Announc. 2019 Jul 18; 8(29).
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  17. Wang H, Ling Y, Shan T, Yang S, Xu H, Deng X, Delwart E, Zhang W. Gut virome of mammals and birds reveals high genetic diversity of the family Microviridae. Virus Evol. 2019 Jan; 5(1):vez013.
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  18. Leal É, Luchs A, Milagres FAP, Komninakis SV, Gill DE, Lobato MCABS, Brustulin R, Chagas RTD, Abrão MFNDS, Soares CVDA, Villanova F, Witkin SS, Deng X, Sabino EC, Delwart E, Costa ACD. Recombinant Strains of Human Parechovirus in Rural Areas in the North of Brazil. Viruses. 2019 May 29; 11(6).
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  19. Altan E, Kubiski SV, Burchell J, Bicknese E, Deng X, Delwart E. The first reptilian circovirus identified infects gut and liver tissues of black-headed pythons. Vet Res. 2019 May 16; 50(1):35.
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  20. Siqueira JD, Curty G, Xutao D, Hofer CB, Machado ES, Seuánez HN, Soares MA, Delwart E, Soares EA. Composite Analysis of the Virome and Bacteriome of HIV/HPV Co-Infected Women Reveals Proxies for Immunodeficiency. Viruses. 2019 May 07; 11(5).
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