Prof James Beeson

Department Head
Centre for Biomedical Research
Burnet Institute

Beeson@burnet.edu.au

Licensing opportunities

Vaccine
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Research Activities

Our research is primarily focussed on human immunity to malaria and the development and evaluation of malaria vaccines, and also includes clinical and population studies of malaria and maternal and child health.

Major research themes:
  • Immunity to malaria in humans
  • Vaccines against malaria
  • New treatments for malaria
  • Mechanisms of infection of red blood cells
  • Clinical studies on malaria
  • Malaria control

Disease Models

Humans

Genetically Modified Organisms

Plasmodium falciparum

Other Lab Members

Doctor Damien Robert Drew
Dean Andrew
Doctor Herbert Opi
Doctor Jack Richards
Doctor Jo-Anne Chan
Doctor Linda Reiling
Doctor Michelle Hendel
Doctor Ulrich Terheggen
Christine Langer
Dr Gaoqian Feng

Other members with similar research interests

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Dr Daniel Layton

Health and Biosecurity CSIRO SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Mireille Lahoud

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Alyssa Barry

Infection and Immunity Division Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Jun 3

    7th International Symposium on Antimicrobial Peptides (AMP2020)

    Institut Pasteur MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

    Pullman Melbourne on the Park MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Impact of Environmental Changes on Infectious Diseases (IECID) 2020

    James Cook University, Singapore