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Wednesday, 20th November 2013

Starts: 20 November 2013

Professor Vincent Piguet, Cardiff University

Professor Vincent Piguet 

Cardiff Institute of Infection and Immunity, Cardiff University

Viral Transmission and the Infectious Synapse 

Vincent Piguet is Head of the Department of Dermatology & Wound Healing and Director of the Institute of Infection & Immunity at Cardiff University. He trained at Geneva University obtaining his MD and PhD in 2000, 2001 and his specialist certification in Dermatology in 2004. He has authored over 90 publications in the fields of dermatology, dendritic cells, HIV, gene therapy, immunology and vaccination. He has received numerous grants (including from Human Frontier Science Program and the Gates Foundation) to further his research in the area infectious skin diseases, vaccines, cutaneous lymphoma, melanoma and immunology. He is on the editorial boards of several journals, and is a Past President of the European Society for Dermatological Research. 

 More information including publications can be obtained here .



Redwood 2.60c (NLT)

1.30pm. Refreshments from 1:20pm




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