EFI Webinar series
The European Federation for Immunogenetics (EFI) Scientific Committee presents a webinar discussing
Immunogenetics of Covid-19
Friday May 29, 2020 at 4pm CET.
Speaker: Dr. Luca Vago, San Raffaele Scientific Institute Milan, Italy
Dr. Vago is a physician scientist with Board in Hematology, heading the Unit of Immunogenetics, Genomics and Immunobiology, at the San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy. He is an expert in the immunogenetics of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, who has pioneered new mechanisms of leukemia immune evasion and relapse post-transplant. His hospital was at the center of the Covid-19 outbreak in Lombardy and is currently involved in a number of studies on the biology and clinical management of the infection. Luca is a member of the EFI Scientific Committee and will be part of the Steering Committee for the Covid-HLA-Genome project within the upcoming 18th International Histocompatibility Workshop.