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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Dr John Boyce

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Upcoming Events

  • Aug 31

    The Inaugural Melbourne Immunotherapy Network Winter Retreat

    Vibe Hotel, Marysville MORE INFO
  • Sep 14

    ASID & ESCMID Perinatal Infectious Diseases Workshop 2018

    Q-Station MORE INFO
  • Oct 18

    VIIN Young Investigator Symposium 2018

    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute MORE INFO