This webinar from the British Society for Immunology's 'Connecting on Coronavirus: the expert hub' series will take place on Thursday 13 August, 12:30 - 13:15 BST. This session will be presented by Professor Deborah Dunn-Walters on the topic of 'B cells and antibodies – what does 'good' look like?'
All webinars in this series are free to watch.
Speaker: Professor Deborah Dunn-Walters, Professor of Immunology in the School of Biosciences and Medicine at the University of Surrey.
We hear a lot about the production of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, but not all B cells go on to produce antibodies, and of those that do, some produce a different type of antibodies than others. Making good antibodies without making potentially harmful ones is the goal of vaccines, but do we know how to tell the difference easily?