Going Viral: Episode 47


In this episode:



– Understanding the immune response to COVID-19
– Is an exaggerated immune response responsible for severity of illness?
– The role of the cytokine storm
– The immune response patterns explain the course of disease
– Protective immunity after infection, why is it so unclear?




Host: Dr Harry Nespolon, GP and RACGP President
Guest: Prof Andrew Lloyd, Infectious Diseases Physician, Head of the Viral Immunology Systems Program (VISP), Kirby Institute, the National Centre for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) and the UNSW Fatigue Clinic, University of NSW; Prince of Wales Hospital; Justice Health
Producer: Dr Ramesh Manocha, GP
Total time: 21 mins



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