Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Global Immunotalks Highlight: Immune responses after dengue virus infection: friend or foe?

Immunology research update from Immunopaedia.org.zaWe highlight Global-ImmunoTalks webinar featuring Dr Tineke Cantaert, Dr Cantaert began her talk highlighting the main focus of her research lab: Investigation of adaptive immune responses to Arboviruses.

Publication Date:
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 13:45
What does HLA-DR expression on CD4 T cells indicate?

Immunology research update from Immunopaedia.org.zaHLA-DR is a molecule typically expressed by antigen-presenting cells and is associated with antigen presentation. Interestingly HLA-DR is also expressed on T cells and has been associated with T cell activation. However, why and how activated T cells express HLA-DR is not fully understood.

Publication Date:
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 11:00
IUIS-Immunopaedia-Frontiers Webinar: Immunopathology of COVID 19 lessons from pregnancy and from ageing

Immunology research update from Immunopaedia.org.zaProf Cossarizza webinar focused on COVID-19 immunopathology during pregnancy and ageing. He began his talk by highlighting the role inflammation plays in …

Publication Date:
Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 16:15
Could infection with other viruses provide protection from SARS-CoV-2?

Immunology research update from Immunopaedia.org.zaCheemarla et al, concluded that ISG-mediated defences impact SARS-CoV-2 replication and infection with different virus induces a heterologous antiviral response that can protect against SARS-CoV-2.

Publication Date:
Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 13:00