Protecting transplant patients from viral infection

Professor Mariapia Degli-Esposti.
Professor Mariapia Degli-Esposti.

Monash BDI's Professor Mariapia Degli-Esposti was featured in Lens last week. The article covers her career beginnings at the oldest university in Europe–the University of Bologna in Italy–to her current position as a world-renowned immunologist. Professor Degli-Esposti shares how she initially thought she wanted to be a paediatrician before uncovering a passion to understand what keeps us healthy. This led her towards immunology and discovering ways to change the course of diseases.