We study how the host adaptive immune response coevolves with pathogens, especially in ways relevant to vaccine design and pathogen diversity. Our work is computational, and we collaborate closely with immunologists and epidemiologists.
Welcome to Katie Gostic, who starts her James S. McDonnell Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship!
Sept. 1, 2019
We are delighted to have been awarded funding through the Gates Grand Challenge for Universal Influenza Vaccine Development (as part of a team with Patrick Wilson, Florian Krammer, Jesse Bloom, Ian Wilson, and Andrew Ward) and separately from the NIH NIAID as part of a seven-year Collaborative Influenza Vaccine Innovation Center (CIVIC), headed by Florian Krammer and Rafi Ahmed.
Aug. 29, 2019
Age-specific differences in the dynamics of protective immunity to influenza in Nature Communications (2019)
Influenza virus vaccination elicits poorly adapted B cell responses in elderly individuals in Cell Host & Microbe (2019)