Imperial College London

ProfessorMichaelLevin

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Chair in Paediatrics & International Child Health
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3760m.levin

 
 
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Location

 

233Medical SchoolSt Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Collaborators

TBVI Consortium, TB vaccine research, 2015 - 2018

Rino RappuoliDavide Serruto, Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics srl (NVD), Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Dr Suzanne AndersonDr Kalifa Bojang, Medical Research Council The Gambia, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Dr Colin Fink, Micropathology Ltd, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

James Clough, Oxford Gene Technology, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Professor Martin Hibberd, Genome Institute of Singapore, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Federico Martinon-TorresAntonio Salas Ellacuriaga, Fundacion IDICHUS, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Dr Werner Zenz, The Medical University of Graz, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Ronald de GrootPeter Hermans, Stichting Katholieke Universiteit, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Jan HazelzetMarieke Emonts, Erasmus UniversityMedical Center Rotterdam, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2016 - 2017

Professor Taco Kuijpers, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam(Academisch Medisch Centrum bij de Universiteit van Amsterdam), Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2016 - 2017

Professor Andrew Pollard, University of Oxford, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Dr Enitan Carroll, The University of Liverpool, Genetic basis of susceptibility to infection and severity of disease, major bacterial infections of childhood, 2011 - 2017

Professor Paiboon Sithithaworn and team, Khon Kaen University Liver Fluke and Cholangiocarcinoma Centre, Liver fluke and cholangiocarcinoma biomarkers (part of the Wellcome Global Centre at Imperial), 2010

Professor David Beatty, Red Cross Children's Hospital and University of Cape Town

Guest Lectures

Advances in treatment of Kawasaki Syndrome, European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID), 2014

What can genomics tell us about the acutely ill child with a severe infection?, Otto Wolff Memorial Lecture for Royal Society of Medicine, 2014

Functional Genomics in African Children, ICAAC (American Society for Microbiology), 2014

Susceptibility to Meningococcal Infection, European Society for Immunodeficiencies(ESID), 2014

Meningococcal Disease, Journal of Family Health / RCPCH, 2015

"The diagnostic promise of transcriptomics in TB", British Thoracic Society, 2015

Gene Expression, UCLH - Evelina Neonatal Infection Symposium, UCLH-Evelina Children's Hospital, 2016

Genetic susceptibility to infectious diseases, European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID)

For the front line ID/Immumo doc: whose genomeshould I sequence?, Infection & Immunity in Children 2016, University of Oxford, 2016

Keynote speaker. Mini-symposium on translational genomics., St Mary's hospital, 2013

French paediatric hematology-immunology society meeting, 2002

European Society for Paediatric Research, 2002

Research Staff

Wright,V

Tudor-Williams,G

Sancho-Shimizu,V

Newton,S

Kampmann,B

Kaforou,M

Hoggart,C

Herberg,J

Hamilton,S

Cunnington,A

Research Student Supervision

Von,BU, Childhood tuberculosis: A new acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

Alavi,A, Tailored MRI protocols are the ultimate imaging tools in the diagnostic and diferential diagnostic of musculoskeletal infection in children

Basu-Roy,R, Protection from Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: Learning from exposed but uninfected children

Gliddon,H, Engineering a novel tuberculosis diagnostic test using nanomaterial-based detection of a host blood gene expression signature”.

Rahman,R, Identifying Mendelian single gene defects of invasive meningococcal disease

Morris,T, Serum biomarkers in human tuberculosis: discoveries and applications

Menikou,S, Identification of the causative agent of Kawasaki Disease through isolation and characterization of antigens within immune complexes

Mashbat,M, Investigating single gene disorders of childhood infectious disease

MacDermott,N, Are there genetic determinants of clinical phenotype and disease outcome for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)?