Pioneering a New Era
of Human Health

Our scientists are decoding the human immune system to transform how we diagnose, treat, and prevent diseases for all people.

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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory joins HVP to accelerate vaccine development understanding of immune response 

CEO Wayne Koff awarded Catalyst Prize by National Academy of Medicine 

The World Needs a Universal Coronavirus Vaccine

A New Approach to Fighting Disease

Our goal is to harness the human immune system to enable people to live
much healthier—and longer—lives.

HUMAN IMMUNOMICS INITIATIVE

Protecting our rapidly aging global society, with the Harvard T.H. Chan School

CORONAVIRUS VACCINE INITIATIVE

Preventing the next pandemic by developing the first universal coronavirus vaccine

NEWBORN IMMUNITY INITIATIVE

Reducing infant
mortality by half by deciphering effective immunity in newborns

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Proven Leaders and Expert Advisors

The Human Vaccines Project is guided by globally recognized leaders in immunology, biotechnology, public health, and business.

“From the frontlines of pandemics like COVID-19 to the quiet battles with cancer and Alzheimer’s, decoding the human immune system must be central to humanity’s fight against disease.”

Wayne Koff
Ph.D.

CEO & President HUMAN VACCINES PROJECT
Dr. Peter Doherty

“We are on the verge of a revolution in human health driven by understanding for the first time how the immune system fights disease. The time has come for the Human Vaccines Project.”

Peter Doherty, Ph.D.
Nobel Laureate

HVP scientific steering committee (Emeritus)
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