Prof Andrew Macpherson
University Hospital Bern
Andrew Macpherson is a Professor of Medicine at the University Hospital of Bern (Inselspital). His laboratory has worked on immune and non-immune mechanisms of host-microbial mutualism using animal models and translational work in human subjects. He has set up collaborations with Zimbabwean and Kenyan colleagues to address the problem of dysbiosis that triggers intestinal dysfunction and stunting in young children in the low- and middle-income countries.