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    Laureate Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne; Patron, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity

  1. 23 September 2020 - Health & Medicine

    Reinfection in COVID-19 – Part three

    What are the implications of reinfection for vaccines, antibody passports and herd immunity asks University of Melbourne's Prof Peter Doherty?

  2. 17 September 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Reinfection in COVID-19- Part two

    What do cases of reinfection tell us about protective immunity against SARS-CoV-2 asks the University of Melbourne’s Prof Peter Doherty?

  3. 9 September 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Reinfection in COVID-19

    SARS-CoV-2 mutational ‘bar codes’ can be used to test whether someone has been reinfected by COVID-19 virus says University of Melbourne expert Peter Doherty

  4. 4 September 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Affinity, avidity, IgM, IgG, serological surveys and ‘antibody passports’

    The University of Melbourne's Peter Doherty explains our immune response to COVID-19 and what 'antibody passports' look for after vaccination or infection.

  5. 25 August 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Your protective Igs: The major focus of COVID-19 vaccines

    As a scientists around the world continue to work on a COVID-19 vaccine – a University of Melbourne expert explains how and why they work at a cellular level.

  6. 26 June 2020 - Health & Wellbeing

    Watch Episode 6: Life Beyond Coronavirus: The Expert View

    Episode 6 of Life Beyond Coronavirus: The Expert View brings together an expert panel of University of Melbourne researchers to review the latest COVID-19 data

  7. Podcast20 May 2020 - Eavesdrop on Experts

    Lessons for a future pandemic

    Professor Peter Doherty from the University of Melbourne discusses the latest COVID-19 drug and vaccine research, and how best to prepare for future pandemic

  8. 11 April 2017 - Environment

    Extreme weather: Why the impact will be felt more widely

    Climate change is increasing the incidents of extreme weather, including heatwaves and floods. University of Melbourne experts consider whether we're ready.

  9. 30 September 2016 - Health & Wellbeing

    Peter Doherty, 20 years after the Nobel Prize

    Professor Peter Doherty shared medicine's Nobel Prize 20 years ago for his work fighting cancer. Today, this unconventional immunologist is still making waves.

  10. 1 December 2015 - Health & Wellbeing

    Tackling climate is a matter of life or death

    Nobel Laureate Professor Peter Doherty shares his thoughts on the biggest threats facing human health, climate change fatigue and hope for the next generation.