Prof. Paul Klenerman University of Oxford, UK6 Talks
Paul Klenerman trained in medicine at Cambridge and Oxford and specialised in infectious diseases. He did his PhD in viral immunology at Oxford University and a postdoc in Zurich before returning to Oxford to establish a lab looking at immune responses to infection. The work includes studies of hepatitis C... read moreand a range of viruses affecting the lungs and liver - looking at how these evade the immune response, and the development of vaccines. He is focused especially on novel T cell responses in the mucosal surfaces which are critical for early host defence. He is an NIHR senior fellow and a Wellcome Trust investigator and holds a chair in the Nuffield Department of Medicine in Oxford.