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13:00 - 14:00 14 December 2015

Incomplete Restoration of Mycobacteria-Specific Alveolar CD4+ T-cell Responses During Antiretroviral Therapy


Pearson Lecture Theatre | Pearson Building (link Map)
Gower Street | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Student

UCL Division of Infection & Immunity External Speaker Programme.

Speaker: Dr Henry Mwandumba, Senior Research Fellow, Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust.

Henry obtained his medical degree from the University of Zimbabwe and specialized in general (internal) medicine and infectious diseases in the United Kingdom. Henry’s research interests include a) understanding the impact of HIV and concurrent pulmonary infections (especially Mycobacterium tuberculosis) on pulmonary innate immunity, focusing on how these pathogens may alter alveolar macrophage innate immune functions; b) understanding the dynamics of pulmonary innate and adaptive immune reconstitution during antiretroviral and anti-tuberculosis treatment; and c) improving the diagnosis and management of patients with chronic cough in sub-Saharan Africa.

Host: Professor Robert Heyderman (r.heyderman@ucl.ac.uk).

If you would like to meet the speaker after the seminar please contact the host.

All are welcome.


Jason Coyne
Please email | j.coyne@ucl.ac.uk