Elisa Nemes

Elisa Nemes

Senior Scientist

Education MSc in Medical Biotechnology and PhD (topic: Immunological effects of antiretroviral therapy interruption in HIV infection) from University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy.

Scientific Interest and Avenues for Collaboration

  • Clinical trials of novel tuberculosis vaccines
  • Prospective immunological biomarkers of risk of tuberculosis disease and immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
  • Paediatric immunology Development and standardization of novel assays to measure immune cell function and phenotype
  • Immunodiagnostics for tuberculosis
  • Flow cytometry in developing countries

Participation / Support of ISAC

  •  Attendance at CYTO 2014 (oral presentation)
  • 2015 (session co-chair)
  • 2016 (abstract review and workshop evaluation, poster presentations)
  • 2017 (abstract review, session co-chair, oral presentations)
  • 2018 (abstract review, oral presentation)

Website http://www.satvi.uct.ac.za/