Prof. Jim Kaufman University of Cambridge, UK

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Biography

Jim Kaufman is the Professor of Comparative Immunogenetics at the University of Cambridge (UK). He received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at the University of Washington in Seattle WA and his PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Harvard University in Cambridge MA. He was an independent researcher at the... read moreBasel Institute for Immunology in Switzerland for 14 years, and then Head of Division at the Institute for Animal Health at Compton and Pirbright in the UK, before taking his current job in Cambridge. His entire working life has been devoted to understanding the evolution of immunity, focusing mainly on the major histocompatibility complex (MHC).