Research Position: Characterization and validation of immunological methods in the diagnosis and monitoring of viral and fungal complications in hematologic patients

it: Research Position: Characterization and validation of immunological methods in the diagnosis and monitoring of viral and fungal complications in hematologic patients [72 m | Duties: To study the mechanisms of innate and adaptive immunity underlying the increased risk for infectious complications in certain hematologic patient subgroups; To complement the routine microbiologic and virologic diagnosis with the use of immunological methods capable of measuring and characterizing the differential adaptive responses to pathogens in patients with acute and chronic leukemias, bone marrow and stem cell transplant patients and hematologic malignancies, receiving targeted therapies; To assess the diagnostic accuracy of such immunological tests in the diagnosis of fungal, mycobacterial and viral diseases as well as in the monitoring of clinical responses to anti-infectious therapies] / Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UniMoRe); Modena, Italy / deadline November 5