Mark Davis: Tetramers and human immunology
Professor Mark Davis talks about his research on T cell receptors and his early tetramer collaboration with Oxford. These tetramers did overcome the very low affinity but high specificity of T cell receptors. Professor Davis stresses the importance of working not only on laboratory models, but on human samples.
Sarah Rowland-Jones: African adventures
Professor Sarah Rowland-Jones talks about her research on HIV, first in Oxford then in Africa, in Kenya and in The Gambia.
Dan Barouch : Novel HIV vaccine strategies
Professor Dan Barouch tells us about his time in Oxford, as a DPhil student in Professor Andrew McMichael's lab. He also comments on how we do as a field trying to develop HIV vaccines - overall not great since we don't have a vaccine yet, and we have tested only 3 conceps over the last 30 years.