John D. Altman, PhD

Titles and Roles

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Emory University School of Medicine
CFAR Investigator, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Emory University School of Medicine
Research Program
Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics

Education

Dr. Altman earned his Ph.D. in pharmaceutical chemistry from the University of California, San Francisco, and completed his post-doctoral training at Stanford University.

Research

Dr. John Altman pioneered the development of tetramer reagents, which can be customized for individual studies to provide extremely precise measures of immune response. He heads the Tetramer Core, funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases as a service for NIH-approved investigators throughout the U.S., and also directs the Emory CFAR Immunology Core, which provides immunology assay service for investigators through Emory’s Center for AIDS Research.

Publications

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