Peter Delputte

Professor of Virology and Vaccinology


Research group

Laboratory for Microbiology, Parasitology and Hygiene (LMPH)


  • - In vitro and in vivo pre-clinical models of (viral) infectious diseases. - pre-clinical evaluation of vaccines - Development of vaccines: inactivated, attenuated, DNA and RNA based, vector vaccines - Generation of recombinant viruses using BAC based virus plasmids - reverse vaccinology - virus detection in and isolation from patient samples - Analysis of immune responses to viral infections (serology, antibodies, cellular immunity) - Antibody and nanobody (single domain antibody) development, production and modification. - Ultracentrifugation - PCR-based detection and quentification of viruses


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