Welcome to the Prlic Lab

Martin Prlic, PhD
Assistant Member, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center appointment

University of Washington appointment


  • University of Minnesota, 2004, PhD (Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology)
  • University of Salzburg, 1999, MSc (Genetics)

Research interests

  • Studying and manipulating CD8 T cells and NK cells for therapeutic purposes
  • Mechanisms driving differentiation of naive T cells into memory T cells
  • Bystander activation of memory CD8 T cells

Current projects:

  • CD8 T Cell Contraction and Memory Formation
  • Enhancing the quantity and quality of NK cell response

Training opportunities for graduate students and post-docs.