Dhanesh Patel is a Ph.D. student studying the virome in contexts of immunodeficiency (including in heart failure), the role of self-pMHC signaling in naïve T cells, and the heterogeneity of T cells responses to respiratory pathogens. In his spare time, Dhanesh can be found either in a Brazilian jiu-jitsu or bouldering gym or sharing some laughs with friends and family.
M.Sc., Human Genetics, McGill University, QC
Supervisor: Dr. Silvia Vidal
B.Sc., Biochemistry, McGill University, QC
2022 Max and Jane Childress Entrance Fellowship in Physiology
2022 Human Genetics Department, McGill University Travel Award
2022 Canadian Society for Virology Travel Award
Markarian, N. M., Galli, G., Patel, D., Hemmings, M., Nagpal, P., Berghuis, A. M., Abrahamyan, L.,&Vidal, S. M.(2022).Identifying Markers of Emerging SARS-CoV-2 Variants in Patients with Secondary Immunodeficiency. Frontiers in Microbiology. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2022.933983/full