Centre for Inflammation Research

Research in progress April-June 2018

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
20 April 2018

Pieter Louwe

Clara Vergez

Steve Jenkins

Marc Dweck

'Understanding resident macrophage autonomy during inflammation'

‘OCT detection of macrophages in atherosclerotic plaques’

4 May 2018

Rob Grecian

Danielle Minns

Sarah Walmsley

Emily Gwyer Findlay

‘Neutrophils in non-small cell lung cancer: the metastatic milieu’

‘Innate modifiers of T cell behaviour during inflammatory disease’

18 May 2018 Phoebe Kirkwood (Final) Phillippa Saunders

'Mechanisms responsible for scarless repair and regeneration of endometrium'

25 May 2018 Catherine Davidson (Final) Alan Serrels

'FAK-regulated IL-6 reprograms the tumour associate macrophage phenotype and promotes pancreatic tumour growth'

1 June 2018 Catherine Lynch (Final) Chris Gregory

‘Detection and characterisation of apoptotic tumour cell-derived extracellular vesicles using Raman and surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy’

8 June 2018 Joseph Willson (Final) Sarah Walmsley

‘Neutrophil oxygen-sensing and ROS signalling in inflammation and infection’

22 June  2018

Nicole Barth

Maria Panagopoulou

Ian Dransfield

Chris Gregory

‘Development of a novel imaging platform for the detection of apoptotic cells in vivo in real-time’

‘Imaging blood-borne extracellular vesicles to improve cancer diagnosis and therapy’

29 June 2018

Antonio Maglitto

Dyana Markose

Elaine Dzierzak

Neil Henderson

‘A novel G protein coupled receptor circuit regulates hematopoiesis’

‘Investigating macrophage heterogeneity and function following acute liver injury’