MCCIR members in the lab

Everyone

who contributes to our work.

People

Please note: Surnames link to email addresses.

Professor Tracy Hussell's Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Prof

Tracy

Hussell

x51537

2.14c

Director

Lung Immunity in Health and Disease

Dr

Oliver

Brand

x51471

2.14

PDRA

Impact of lung extracellular matrix on alveolar macrophage function

Dr

Christine

Chew

x51471

2.14

Clinical Fellow/PhD

Defining the role of TAM receptor signalling in lupus nephritis

Dr

Lauren

Cholewa

x51471

2.14

PhD

Inflammation in pulmonary sarcoma

Mr

Jakub

Chudziak

x51471

2.14

PhD

Earlier Detection of Lung Cancer: Mouse Models to Examine the Roles of Inflammation and the Innate Immune System

Ms

Emma

Connolly

x51471

2.14

PhD

Neurogenic inflammation in airways disease

Mr

Mark

Fife

x51471

2.14

PhD

Investigation of OX40 and OX40 ligand expression and role following a lung inflammatory event

Dr

Anu

Goenka

x55494

2.18b

ClinicalFellow/PhD

Understanding Innate Immune Ontogeny in Infant Vulnerability to Tuberculosis

Mr

Christopher

Jagger

x51471

2.14

Research Assistant

 

Dr

Sean

Knight

x51471

2.14

Academic Clinical Fellow

Regional immunity in COPD and lung cancer

Dr

Sylvia

Lui

x51471

2.14

PDRA

Human macrophage heterogeneity and adaptation in chronic lung disease

Dr

Robert

Metcalf

x51709

2.09

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Characterising immune regulation of head and neck cancers

Dr

David

Morgan

x51709

2.18

PDRA

Compartmentalisation of Type I Interferon Signalling Defects

Dr

Ben

Mulhearn

x51471

2.14

ClinicalFellow/PhD

Multi-parameter Synovial Immuno-Phenotyping in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Professor Silvia Bulfone-Paus's Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Prof

Silvia

Bulfone-Paus

x51591

2.18a

Principal Investigator

The role of mast cells in controlling tissue homeostasis and pathogenesis

Mr

Haris

Atmoko

x51536

2.18

PhD

The Role of Mast Cell Tryptase in Psoratic Itch.

Dr

Rajia

Bahiri

x51536

2.18

PDRA

The role of mast cell-restricted proteases in acute and chronic inflammatory diseases

Mr

Martin

Barron

x51536

2.18

RA

 

Ms

Karen

Garcia Rodriguez

x51536

2.18

PhD

Mast Cells and Mycobacterium Interactions During Infection

Dr

Jiakai

Wu

x51536

2.18

PDRA

Basophils and allergic inflammation

Dr

Amy

Wilcock

x51536

2.18

ACF

Mast cell-induced allergic inflammation: the role of tryptases

Dr Peter Cook

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Peter

Cook

x66052

2.08

Dean's Fellow

Epigenetic regulation of dendritic cell activation and function in Type 2 inflammation

Professor Dan Davis' Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Prof

Dan

Davis

x55019

2.17

Director of Research

Imaging Immunology

Dr

Ashley

Ambrose

x51536

2.18

PDRA

Macrophage membrane receptor dynamics

Mr

Daniel

Friedman

x51536

2.18

PhD

Imaging the dynamics of NK cell immune responses

Dr

Philippa

Kennedy

x51536

2.18

PDRA

Investigating the distribution and behaviour of inhibitory receptors at the NK immunological synapse

Dr

Eric

Pitkeathly

x51536

2.18

PDRA

The nanoscale organisation of immune cell surfaces

Ms

Mezida Bedru

Saeed

x51536

2.18

PhD

Immune interactions of necrotic cells

Dr

Sam

Smith

x51536

2.18

PDRA

The nanoscale organisation of naïve and regulatory T cell surfaces in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients

Ms

Katja

Srpan

x51536

2.18

PhD

Interrogating therapeutic immune cell retargeting agents using super-resolution microscopy

Dr

Kevin

Stacey

x51536

2.18

RT

 

Ms

Katie

Walwyn-Brown

x51536

2.18

PhD

Imaging immune cell biology; interactions between dendritic cells and T cells

Dr James Fildes' Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

James

Fildes

x51238

2.12

Principal Investigator

Inflammation, tissue recovery and repair

Mr

Kavit

Amin

x51471

2.14

Clinical Fellow/PhD

A new ex-vivo perfusion model to minimise rejection of vascularised limb allografts

Ms

Alex

Ball

x51417

2.14

Clinical Fellow/PhD

Monocyte diapedisis and fate following migration into the human lung

Mr

Parminder

Chaggar

x51417

2.14

Clinical Fellow/PhD

Phenotyping cardiogenic shock

Mr

Will

Critchley

x51471

2.14

PhD

Homeostatic mechanisms underlying cellular repair: a systems approach

Ms

Rebecca

Edge

x51471

2.14

PhD

Mapping the regional immunity of human COPD lungs

Mr

Timothy

Entwistle

x51471

2.14

PhD

AMEND-IT Study: Assessment of the Mediterranean Diet in Heart and Lung Transplantation

Dr

Bhuvana

Krishnamoorthy

x51417

2.14

NIHR Clinical Doctoral Research Fellow

Assessment of two endoscopic vein harvesting techniques on endothelial intergrity

Miss

Triin

Major

x51471

2.14

PhD

Loss of Graft Immunogenicity via Ex-vivo Lung Perfusion in Humans

Mr

Eddie

Seville

x51471

2.14

MPhil

Developing novel systems for organ perfusion

Mr

John

Stone

x51471

2.14

MRC PhD

Loss of transplant graft immunogenicity via the removal of passenger monocytes by ex-vivo lung perfusion

Dr John Grainger

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

John

Grainger

x55438

2.18b

Wellcome Trust Royal Society Sir Henry Dale Fellowship

Inflammatory Cell Function during Infection

Miss

Amy

Bradley

x51536

2.08

PhD

Neuroimmune Education of Monocyte Function in Disease

Mr

Thomas

Barbera

x51536

2.18

Technician

 

Ms

Hayley

Bridgeman

x51536

2.18

Technician

 

Mr

Siddharth

Krishnan

x51536

2.18

PhD

Exploring the systemic effects of Cerebral Ischemia on Immune Cell Function

Dr

Tovah

Shaw

x51536

2.18

PDRA

TIM4 identifiers on a novel subset of macrophages in the intestine

Ms

Kelly

Wemyss

x51536

 

PhD

Wound healing during worm infection

Dr Matthew Hepworth

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Matthew

Hepworth

x55247

 

Sir Henry Dale Wellcome Trust Fellow

Inflammation at mucosal barrier sites

Dr

Felipe

Melo-Gonzalez

x60650

 

PDRA

Regulation of chronic inflammation by innate lymphoid cells

Dr Joanne Konkel

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Joanne

Konkel

 

 

BBSRC David Phillips Fellow

Tissue-Specific Immune Cell Networks

Ms

Faiza

Mahmood

 

 

MSc

Mr

Conor

O'Boyle

 

 

PhD

Systemic consequences of Periodontitis

Dr Gloria Lopez-Castejon's Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Gloria

Lopez-Castejon

x51690

2.14

Sir Henry Dale Wellcome Trust Fellow

Molecular Mechanisms of Inflammation

Mr

Pablo

Palazon

x51709

2.08

PhD

Understanding inflammasome activation in the inflammatory process.

Mr

Jonathan

Worboys

x51709

2.08

PDRA

Identification of new inflammasome regulators

Professor Andrew MacDonald's Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Prof

Andrew

MacDonald

x51504

2.14a

Principal Investigator

Dendritic Cells and Type 2 Inflammation

Ms

Sheila

Brown

x51709

2.08

RA

Dendritic cell function in Type 2 inflammation

Dr

James

Crooks

x51709

2.08

PDRA

Dissecting the impact of IMM-101 (heat-killed Mycobacterium obuense) on innate and adaptive immunity

Ms

Cecilia

Forss

x51709

2.08

PhD

Mechanisms of cross-talk between pulmonary epithelial cells and dendritic cells during Type 2 inflammation

Ms

Emma

Houlder

x51709

2.08

PhD

Regulatory T cell Immunobiology Specialisation and Stability in mucosal immunoregulation and tissue homeostasis

Dr

Gareth Rhys

Jones

x51709

2.08

Clinical Fellow/PhD

The role of epigenetics in the regulation of intestinal homeostasis and inflammation

Dr

Alex

Phythian-Adams

x51709

2.09

PDRA

Dendritic cell function in Th2 maintenance and hepatic Type 2 inflammation

Ms

Freya

Svedberg

x51709

2.08

PhD

Self-renewal of airway macrophages and dendritic cells during pulmonary inflammation

Dr Amy Saunder's Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Amy

Saunders

x51690

2.14

Sir Henry Dale Wellcome Trust Fellow

Skin inflammation

Miss

Holly

Linley

x51709

2.08

PhD

Skin immune cell interactions in health and disease

Dr

Seth

Scanlon

x51709

2.08

PDRA

Negative regulators of skin inflammation

Dr Tara Sutherland

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Tara

Sutherland

x66052

2.13

Asthma Research UK Fellow

Chitinase-like proteins: the missing link in allergen-induced neutrophilic inflammation

Dr Mark Travis' Group

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Project title

Dr

Mark

Travis

x51701

2.13

Principal Investigator

Immune Responses in the Intestine

Mr

Abdulelah

Aljuaid

x51471

2.14

PhD

Determining how intestinal mucus regulates the immune system

Mr

Josh

Casulli

x51471

2.14

PhD

Determining regulatory mechanism that subvert protective immunity against bacterial infection with Francisella tularensis

Dr

Stephanie

Houston

x51471

2.14

PDRA

Identifying a crucial pathway by which regulatory T-cells control immunity via integrin alphavbeta8 and TGF-beta

Dr

Aoife

Kelly

x51471

2.14

PDRA

Role of TGF-β-activating β8 integrin on human peripheral and intestinal CD4+ T cells

Ms

Eleanor

Sherwood

x51471

2.14

PhD

Identifying important pathways that control TGF-beta activation by integrins

Ms

Elinor

Shuttleworth

x51471

2.14

PhD/Clinical Fellow

Determining how changes in barrier surfaces contribute to inflammatory bowel disease

Ms

Catherine

Smedley

x51471

2.14

Technician

 

Management and Admin Team

Title Forename Surname Ext No Office Position Email address

Dr

Fiona

Foster

x63771

2.11

Centre Support Manager

fiona.foster@manchester.ac.uk

Dr

Gareth

Howell

x51417

2.10

Flow Cytometry Manager

gareth.howell@manchester.ac.uk

Ms

Karishma

Mohamed

x51709

2.08

Technician

karishma.mohamed@manchester.ac.uk

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