T regulatory cells metabolism and cancer

Dr Cameron Field from Mestag Therapeutics reveals his latest findings when he was a postdoctoral fellow in Germany on the dysregulated metabolism of T-regs in tumours.

Covid-19 and immune profiling

Dr. Tracy Hussell from the Lydia Becker Institute of Immunology and Inflammation describes her research on profiling the immune response upon SARS-COV-2 infection.

COVID-19 in Iceland

Dr. Stefansson from deCODE genetics explains his latest findings related to the induced immunity in patients from Iceland following SARS-COV-2 infection.

A way to study entry in biosafety level 2 lab

Dr. Robert Stahelin and graduate student Caroline Plescia from Purdue University describe their latest innovative models on how to study SARS-Cov-2 entry and budding on a BSL-2 environment.

T-reg apoptosis role in cancer

Summary of study by Maj et al in Nature Immunology where apoptosis of T-reg induce resistance to check-point inhibitors in cancer.

T Cell Regulation of Intestinal Response to Nutrient Sensing

Dr. Zuri Sulivan from Harvard University describes the new role of gamma delta T-cells in the intestinal response to nutrient sensing such as carbohydrates.

Machine Learning and Prediction of Adverse Drug Reaction

Dr. Robert Ietswaart from Harvard Medical School explains the use of machine learning in predicting adverse drug effect to select proper drug at pre-clinical stage.

SARS-Cov-2 cell entry in a BSL2 lab

Dr. Rohit Jangra, Dr M. Eugenia Dieterle and Dr Denise Haslwanter from Albert Einstein College of Medicine describe their recent findings on the generation of recombinant virus that include SARS-CoV-2 spike protein to study viral entry and immune response in a BSL-2 facility.

Immune response of vaccines in mice models

Dr. Dorottya Laczkó of UPenn summarizes her studies on vaccines equivalent of the one from Pfizer and Moderna in mouse models.

SARS-CoV-2 interactions with host genes

Dr. Craig Wilen from Yale University describe a study identifying uncharacterized host genes important in SARS-CoV-2 infection.

SOX9 and prostate cancer

Dr. Mannan Nouri from Harvard Medical School explains his findings regarding prostate cancer identifying a protein that may serve as a novel biomarker.

Epithelial cells and lung cancer

Dr. Aaron Moye from Havard Medical School describes his latest findings studying epithelial cells in organdie models in the context of lung cancer.