Prof James Beeson

Department Head
Centre for Biomedical Research
Burnet Institute

Beeson@burnet.edu.au

Licensing opportunities

Vaccine
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Research Activities

Our research is primarily focussed on human immunity to malaria and the development and evaluation of malaria vaccines, and also includes clinical and population studies of malaria and maternal and child health.

Major research themes:
  • Immunity to malaria in humans
  • Vaccines against malaria
  • New treatments for malaria
  • Mechanisms of infection of red blood cells
  • Clinical studies on malaria
  • Malaria control

Disease Models

Humans

Genetically Modified Organisms

Plasmodium falciparum

Other Lab Members

Doctor Damien Robert Drew
Dean Andrew
Doctor Herbert Opi
Doctor Jack Richards
Doctor Jo-Anne Chan
Doctor Linda Reiling
Doctor Michelle Hendel
Doctor Ulrich Terheggen
Christine Langer
Dr Gaoqian Feng

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Upcoming Events

  • Mar 24

    World Tuberculosis Day

  • Apr 13

    29th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases

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  • Apr 25

    World Malaria Day