Core Directors

The Immunology Core performs assessments of immunological function for studies of the pathogenesis, treatment, and prevention of immunodeficiency virus infections in humans and non-human primates.
The Core is located at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center.

Core Directors

John AltmanDr. John Altman
Associate Professor
john.altman@emory.edu

Dr Paul JOhnson Dr. Paul Johnson
Director, Yerkes National Primate Research Center
rpauljohnson@emory.edu

Dr Chris IbegbuDr. Chris Ibegbu
Assistant Professor

Immonology Core:

Full list of Immunology Core Services

Training in immunological assay design, development, methods, and data interpretation for both local and international investigators.

Services

  • Optimization, standardization, and validation of assays of cell-mediated immunity including ELISA, lympho-proliferation, CTL, MHC tetramer, ELISpot, and intracellular cytokine staining assays in humans and appropriate non-human primates.
  • Monoclonal antibody and Ig-fusion protein production at the 100mg to1g scale, for both in-vivo and in-vitro applications.
  • Access to well maintained and calibrated multi-parameter analytical flow cytometers capable of 4 to 12 color analyses.
  • Access to state-of-the-art cell sorting services.
  • Custom antibody labeling services.
  • Individual or small group training in the use of flow cytometry instrumentation, data analysis software, data interpretation, and presentation.

Full list of Immunology Core Services

Full list of Immunology Core Services

Training in immunological assay design, development, methods, and data interpretation for both local and international investigators.