Prof. Paul Klenerman University of Oxford, UK

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Biography

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.