Rochester, Minnesota Clinical Profile


Research in the laboratory of Andrew D. Badley, M.D., focuses on virus-host interactions, in particular how viral proteins modify the host immune response and/or cell survival.

Focus areas

Examples of projects include:

  • TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) therapy for HIV
  • HIV proteins Vpr and protease and their impact on host cell survival

Significance to patient care

By learning how HIV infection modifies the host immune response and how HIV infection causes the death of some — but not all — CD4 T cells, Dr. Badley's long-term goal is to develop novel strategies to cure HIV by eradicating HIV from its reservoirs.


See my publications


Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine

Joint Appointment

  1. Consultant, Department of Molecular Medicine

Administrative Appointment

  1. Associate Chair of Research, Department of Internal Medicine

Academic Rank

  1. Professor of Medicine
  2. Professor of Molecular Medicine


  1. Trainee - Clinician Investigator Trainee, Infectious Diseases Infectious Disease Fellowship, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
  2. Resident Internal Medicine Residency, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
  3. Internship Dalhousie University
  4. MD Dalhousie University
  5. Certificate Dalhousie University
  6. BS Dalhousie University
  7. Other Halifax Grammar School, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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