|Description:||This was the former director of the National Center for Infectious Diseases (NCIC) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Frederick A. Murphy, D.V.M., Ph.D., as he was seated at the transmission electron microscope (TEM) in his microscopy laboratory, which was located at the organization’s Roybal Campus, in Atlanta, Georgia. In the background, you’ll note the examples of Dr. Murphy’s work displayed on the laboratory’s walls.|
As a virology specialist Dr. Frederick A. Murphy is known throughout the World as an expert in the study of rabies, encephalitis and hemorrhagic fevers. Many of the (TEM) images in this library depicting various viruses, were created by Dr. Murphy, while at the CDC. A doctor of veterinary medicine, Dr. Murphy has served as the Dean of the School of Veterinary Medicine at University of California, Davis. Currently, the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas has the privilege of having Dr. Murphy serving as a Professor on their staff.