Centre for Inflammation Research

Research in progress Jan - Mar 2019

Latest talks by staff and students in the CIR

These talks take place in the Wellcome Auditorium at 4pm and are not open to the general public.

Date Speaker Group                      Title
11 January 2019

Philippe Potey

Fokion Glykofrydis

Adriano Rossi

Elaine Dzierzak   

"Development of novel imaging probes to investigate FPR1 and FPR2 mediated pathways in lung inflammation"

"Engineering a multycellular patterning platform to control cell signalling"

18th January 2019 NO RIP    
25 January 2019   

Jennie Campell

Sam Walker

Will Wood

Donald Davidson

"Investigating the role of Pez in Drosophila macrophage wound recruitment"

"Functionalising gold nanoparticles with the antimicrobial peptide, LL-37, to enhance antimicrobial activity against bacteria"

01 February 2019

Pran Sadiku

Adam Marshal

Sarah Walmsley

Kev Dhaliwal

"Metabolic profiling of neutrophils in health and disease"

"Translational Pathways and Studies in Pulmonary Endomicroscopy"

08 February 2019 Emily Watts Sarah Walmsley

"Regulation of Neutrophilic inflammation by Hypoxic Signalling Pathways"

15 February 2019 NO RIP    
22 February 2019 Ruairi Lynch Steve Jenkins "The Role of Exogenous Interleukin 4 in Modulating the Mononuclear Phagocyte Response to Acute Liver Injury"
01 March 2019    Helen Parker - FINAL Kev Dhaliwal

"Development of fibre-based imaging systems for lung disease"

08 March 2019

Rob Grecian

Pieter Louwe

Sarah Walmsley   

Steve Jenkins

"Neutrophils in advanced non-small cell lung cancer"

"The fate and plasticity of inflammatory macrophages during peritonitis"

15 March 2019 NO RIP    
22 March 2019 Brian McHugh  

"Inflammasomes and peptides: the pro-inflammatory effect of the antimicrobial peptide LL-37 in the lung"

29 March 2019 Francesco Vacca Henry McSorley "Helminth-derived inhibitors of the IL-33 pathway"