Immunologist of the Month
Every month we feature a new interview with an Immunologist. These Immunologists are at the cutting-edge of research and education, they have kindly offered to give us their time and insight into their research and studies.
Our June Immunologist Month is Manuel Antonio Franco, a Full Professor at the Pontificia Universidad de Javeriana (PUJ) in Bogota, Colombia. His research area is understanding mucosal immunology with a special focus on rotavirus.
Professor Franco kindly agreed to be interview by the Immunopaedia about his research, challenges he has faced and advice for young researchers.
Read more- Manuel A. Franco Interview
The Immunopaedia team interviews influential immunologists as often as possible. These leading researchers speak to us on a variety of subjects and we record them for posterity.
Reto Guler Interview
Dr Reto Guler serves as a Senior Research Officer at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) Cape Town and as a Lecturer in the Division of Immunology, University of Cape Town (UCT). Dr Guler’s research focuses on host-pathogen interactions and drug targets genes in macrophages particularly in relation to Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Leishmania major.
Dr Guler spoke to Immunopaedia about MHC and antigen presentation.
Listen now – Reto Guler Interview