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Rama K. Gurram, PhD

Rama K. Gurram, Ph.D. Laboratory of Molecular Immunology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA Dr. Gurram received his Ph.D. in Immunology from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, under the mentorship of Dr. Javed N. Agrewala. There, he worked on understanding the mechanism [READ MORE]

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Shehneela Baseer

Shehneela Baseer Hannover Medical School, Germany Shehneela is doing her Ph.D. at Hannover Medical School, Germany. Her Ph.D. research focuses on the developing a deep understanding of the immune response in hepatitis B vaccinated non-responsive individuals using a knowledge-driven approach. She did my Master’s in Bioinformatics at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, [READ MORE]

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Venkat Giri Magupalli, PhD

Venkat Giri Magupalli Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA Venkat Giri Magupalli is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Pediatrics. His research focuses on innate immune recognition of pathogenic and sterile signals, with a special emphasis on the mechanistic basis of signal recognition [READ MORE]

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Olivia Luise Gern

Olivia Luise Gern Veterinary University of Hannover, Germany Olivia Luise Gern obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Life Science in Lille, France, where she focused on cell biology and physiology. Since she was always primarily interested in infectious diseases, she continued with a bi-national Master of Science in Infection Biology between [READ MORE]

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Jonathan C. Kagan, PhD

Jonathan C. Kagan, Ph.D. Marian R. Neutra, PhD Professor of Pediatrics Harvard Medical School Director of Basic Research and Shwachman Chair in Gastroenterology Boston Children’s Hospital Jon Kagan is a world leader in defining the molecular and cellular pathways by which the innate immune system recognizes microbes and infection. He [READ MORE]

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Juan Pedro Lapuente, PhD

Juan Pedro Lapuente, Ph.D. Hospital Universitario de Fuenlabrada LivingCells Lab Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Spain Dr. Juan Pedro Lapuente is a Medical Doctor from Zaragoza University, with several master’s degrees in cell and molecular biology and advanced therapies. He completed his PhD in cell and molecular biology at UCAM University in 2020. [READ MORE]

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Takashi Nishina, PhD

Takashi Nishina, Ph.D. Toho University Department of Biochemistry Ota-ku, Tokyo, Japan Twitter: @nishina_takashi Takashi Nishina is an Assistant Professor in the laboratory of Prof. Hiroyasu Nakano at Toho University School of Medicine, Japan. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Tokyo, Japan, under the supervision of Prof. Junichiro Inoue. [READ MORE]