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American Society for Microbiology, Maryland Branch Ltd. FREE WEBINAR

An unexpected role for eosinophils in host resistance against M. tuberculosis

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 7:00-8:30 PM

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  • 7:00 - 7:15     Maryland Branch business meeting

  • 7:15 - 8:30     Speaker presentation


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SPEAKER: Katrin D. Mayer-Barber, Dr. rer. nat. (Ph.D.)

Earl Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator 
Chief, Inflammation & Innate Immunity Unit
Laboratory of Clinical Immunology and 
Microbiology, NIAID, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Dr. Mayer-Barber’s research areas at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases include cellular mechanisms of inflammation in vivo, inflammatory cytokine and lipid mediator networks in host resistance, the role of innate effector cells in host resistance to tuberculosis and the role of inflammation in host-directed therapies and vaccine-adjuvant design.

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