Webinar by Jenny Ting
Innate Immunity Receptors: Crosstalk with Adaptive Immunity, Cancer and the Microbiota
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Center for Translational Immunology,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Dr. Jenny Ting is a William Rand Kenan Professor of Genetics and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Immunology Program Leader. She is also the Director of the UNC Center for Translational Immunology and a member of the Department of Microbiology Immunology. She has served on an NIH-NIAID extramural Council, the Board of Scientific Council and the advisory board of the American Asthma Foundation. Currently she serves on the Board of Directors of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund and the Tang Prize Committee. Her research spans class II Major Histocompatibility gene transcription, inflammation and cytokines in neurologic disorders, innate immune receptors and the role of microbiota in disease mitigation. She has published over 330 articles.