Dr Scott Mueller

ARC Future Fellow and group leader
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Melbourne

smue@unimelb.edu.au

Research Activities

Immune responses to infection using HSV-1, LCMV, Malaria, Vaccinia virus and Influenza virus.
CD8+ and CD4+ T cell responses; T cell priming by dendritic cells (DC) in vivo;
tissue-resident memory T cells;
Skin immunity;
Analysis of lymphoid stromal cell responses to infection: fibroblastic reticular cells (FRC), lymphatic and vascular endothelial cells;
in vivo multi-photon imaging of immune responses;
Analysis of cell migration in vivo;
Neuro-immune influence on T cell responses; sympathetic nervous system.

Techniques/Expertise

intravital imaging
2-photon microscopy
Confocal microscopy
Murine models of viral infection
Transgenic mice
Immunohistochemistry
Flow cytometry

Disease Models

HSV-1
LCMV
Influenza
Vaccinia virus
Malaria

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  • Nov 27

    Australasian Society for Immunology 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting

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    Microbiome in Sexual, Maternal and Child Health Symposium

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    MICROMON Molecular Biology Techniques 2017: An introductory course in recombinant DNA technology

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