A/Prof Aeron Hurt

Group Leader
WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza

aeron.hurt@influenzacentre.org

Research Activities


Influenza virus replication and transmissionAntiviral effectiveness and resistanceFerret model of infection Avian influenza surveillance

Techniques/Expertise

Influenza virologyInfluenza reverse geneticsMolecular analysisFerret model of infection

Collaborations

Katherine Kedzierska, University of Melbourne
Dhanasekeran Vijaykrishna, Monash University
Eddie Holmes, University of Sydney
Marcel klaassen, Deakin University
Derek Smith, Cambridge University
Sebastian Maurer-Stroh, A-Star, Singapore
Prof Stephen Kent

Disease Models

Ferret model of influenza

Genetically Modified Organisms

Influenza using reverse genetics

Other Lab Members

Dr. Michelle Wille (post-doc)
Dr. Danielle Tilmanis (post-doc)
Dr. Leonard Izzard (post-doc)
Dr. Edin Mifsud (post-doc)
Leah Leang, Medical Scientist
Malet Aban, Research Assistant
Celeste Tai, Research assistant
Rubaiyea Farrukee, PhD student

Other members with similar research interests

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Prof Stephen Kent

Department of Microbiology and Immunology University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Patrick Reading

Department of Microbiology and Immunology University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 20

    Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference 2019

    Cumberland Lorne Resort MORE INFO
  • Feb 21

    Antimicrobials 2019

    Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park MORE INFO
  • Mar 24

    World Tuberculosis Day