Name: Patrick Lennard
Place: Universiteit Leiden and University of Edinburgh
Career Level: PhD Student
Research Key Words: wild immunology, immunotherapy, mesenchymal stem cells, antimicrobial peptides
Likes: One Health framework, outreach opportunities, great academic environment.
Dislikes: More fundamental research than applied/systematic.
Recent Publication: Generation and Testing of Fluorescent Adaptable Simple Theranostic (FAST) Proteins. Bio-protocol, Flies AS et al, in BioProtoc
Profile: Empowering antibiotics using host defence peptide to fight antimicrobial resistance in respiratory infections.
My perfect research partner: More applied research interests than my own, epidemiology or pre/clinical efforts. Greater experience with bioinformatics (GWAS, de novo assembly, transcriptomics).