Assistant Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology


Lalit Beura is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology. His research focuses on mucosal T lymphocyte biology. His goal is to improve fundamental understanding of memory T cell differentiation and function in the barrier mucosae so as to design better vaccines and therapies to advance human health.

He received his PhD in Molecular Virology from University of Nebraska working on host-pathogen interaction. Lalit was a post-doctoral associate at University of Minnesota with David Masopust, where he worked on antiviral resident memory T cell function. He joined the Brown faculty in late 2019. 

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