Antje Heit, MD, PHD, PD

Antje Heit, MD, PHD, PD

Education

University of Munich, Germany, PD (Privatdozent), 2013
Technical University Munich, Board certified in Medical Microbiology, Virology and Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 2008
Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany, PhD (Medicine), 2003
University of Ulm, and Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany, MD, 2001

Research Interests

  • The interplay between T follicular helper cells and B cells during immune responses
  • Roles of the innate immune system in vaccination
  • HIV-1 vaccine development

Teaching Interests

Immunology, medical Microbiology and Vaccinology; mentoring and supervising students

Current Studies

  • Characterization of peripheral blood T follicular helper cells in vaccination
  • Longevity of vaccine-induced T follicular helper cells and their importance for the induction of a durable humoral immune response
  • Characterization of circulating, human Natural Killer cells following vaccination
     


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Antje Heit, PhD

Contact Information

Phone
(206) 667-2223
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(206) 667-2209
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