Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Reader in Leukocyte Biology



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  • Identification of molecular mechanisms governing expression of chemokine receptor CXCR3, Arthritis Research Campaign, 2006
  • Characterisation of macaque CXCR3 and its ligands, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA., 2006
  • Identification of the molecular mechanisms underlying activation of CCR3 by the Eotaxin family of chemokines, Wellcome Trust, 2005
  • Molecular Characterisation Of The Chemokine CXCL16/SR-PSOX And Its Receptor CXCR6: A Potential Axis For The Therapeutic Treatment Of Atherosclerosis, British Heart Foundation, 2005
  • The molecular dissection of the lymphocyte receptor CXCR3: a therapeutic target for the treatment of Atherosclerosis and transplant rejection, British Heart Foundation, 2003

External Positions

  • MRC College of Experts, Medical Research Council, 2006

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, British Pharmacoogy Society, 2008
  • Member, Higher Education Academy, 2003
  • Member, British Society for Immunology, 1988

Industrial Connections

  • Berlex Biosciences, Delineation of the CCR1 binding site of a small molecule antagonist
  • GlaxoSmithKline, Characterisation of CCR4 antgonists

Editorial Boards

  • Inflammation & Allergy – Drug Targets, Section Editor, 2010
  • Journal of Innate Immunity, Section Editor