Seminar | Tuberculosis research in The Gambia

Dr. Sutherland is head of the tuberculosis case-contact (TBCC) platform and TB immunology laboratory at MRC Gambia. The TBCC platform is one of the longest running household contact studies worldwide and enables analysis of host-pathogen interactions across the spectrum of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease. Key projects include defining correlates of risk for development of infection and/or progression to active TB; development of novel diagnostics and understanding host inflammation in lung pathology and treatment response.

Details

Speaker: Jayne Sutherland, MRC Unit The Gambia at LSHTM

Date: 4 July 2018

Time: 12:30 pm

Venue: LG8, Keppel Street

 

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