Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Senior Lecturer



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Dr Egle Solito, Centre for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, The William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry., 2007

Dr. Elena Galea, Universidad Autonoma Barcelona, 2005

Prof. Jochen Walter, University Bonn, 2001

Prof. Fred Van Leuven, University Leuven, 2001

Guest Lectures

Modulating Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer‘s disease, King's College London, 2012

Investigating the link between AD and type 2 diabetes, Dementia National Symposium, Open University, 2013

Regulation of neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s disease as potential target for therapy, University College London, 2013

Effects of inflammation in Alzheimer's disease progression, University Munich, Munich, Germany, 2009

The role and consequences of inflammation in the progression and therapy for Alzheimer‘s disease, Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair. Spring School, Cambridge, 2011

The role of inflammation in Alzheimer‘s disease, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, 2011

Molecular mechanisms of inflammation and anti-inflammatory therapy in Alzheimer’s disease., Universidad of Indiana, Indianapolis, USA, 2006

Regulation of BACE by inflammation., Universidad Autonoma Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, 2006

Influence of inflammation in Alzheimer's disease and potential therapy with anti-inflammatory PPARγ agonists, University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany, 2005

Contribution of inflammatory processes to Alzheimer's disease: molecular mechanisms, University Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, 2005

Research Staff



Research Student Supervision

Ries,M, The role of annexin A1 in the control of amyloid b clearance and in regulating blood-brain barrier functionality in Alzheimer's disease