Prof Leonard Harrison visits Macquarie

Shaz_low-rez14 March 2016:

Prof Leonard Harrison from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (Melbourne) has given an invited talk to researchers at Macquarie University.

Invited by CNBP PhD student Abdulrahman (Shaz) Mansour M Shathili and CNBP Chief Investigator Prof Nicki Packer, Prof Harrison spoke about his work on a novel immunoregulatory mechanism whereby soluble CD52, released from activated T cells, suppresses other T cells and innate immune cells via Siglec receptor pathways.

Also discussed was the therapeutic potential resulting from this investigation.