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Jessica Browne

BBiomedSc(CQU), BBiomedSc(Hons)(CQU), PhD (CQU)

Lecturer

Faculty of Health

Telephone
0755893395
Email
[email protected]
Location
B7.42, Gold Coast
Jessica Browne

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Orchid ID

0000-0002-6316-7356

Biography

Dr Jessica Browne (BBiomedSc (Hons) PhD) has expertise in the field of molecular microbiology and immunology. Her research focuses on understanding immunity to, and the interactions of, human mucosal pathogens (e.g., Streptococcus pneumoniae, non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis) in order to understand pathogenic mechanisms and the immune response required for an effective otitis media (OM) vaccine.

Research

Host-microbe interactions in otitis media and other respiratory disease.

Investigation of improved screening methods for otopathogens.

Bioactivity of novel compounds and their potential application in the treatment of respiratory disease.

Community engagement

NSW Health Pathology

Supervision

Anti-inflammatory activity of brominated indoles for respiratory disease.

Teaching

Immunology, Microbiology, Clinical Microbiology

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