Ongoing Research

Early Infancy Gut microbiota predicts the quality of vaccine-induced antibody responses in rhesus macaques

Dr. Sallie Permar and team are studying the emergence of a number of vaccine settings that commensal microbiota are linked to vaccine-elicited immune responses. We remain without a highly-effective HIV vaccine or novel strategies for pediatric HIV-1 prevention that move beyond ART-based therapy.