Prof Magdalena Plebanski

Laboratory Head
Department of Immunology
Monash University

magdalena.plebanski@monash.edu

Research Activities

Cellular Immunologist focusing on T cell regulation, Dendritic cells and vaccine development
Diseases studied: Malaria, Cancer, Salmonella, RSV, Rotavirus

Techniques/Expertise

cellular immunology
mAb production
DC/T cell growing/purifying
study of immuno-suppressor T cells
Nano-vaccines
animal in vivo challenges with pathogens or cancer
field studies

Collaborations

Malaria (field and human in vitro cell studies)
Cancer
Rotavirus
Alzheimer
Asthma
Foot and Mouth (in large animals)

Disease Models

as above

Genetically Modified Organisms

Cytokines (eg. IL10, IFNg)
Collaboratively: Tetraspanins

Other Lab Members

Staff:
Dr. Sue Xiang
Ms. Jennifer Hanley
Ms. Ester Lopez
Ms. Katie Ardjipadia
Students:
Ms. Gabriela Minigo
Ms. Karen Scalzo
Ms. Anja Scholzen
Ms. Cassandra David

Other members with similar research interests

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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