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Luisa Martinez-Pomares

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

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    Queen's Medical Centre
    Nottingham
    NG7 2UH
    UK
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Teaching Summary

Luisa Martinez-Pomares is module convenor of the Innate Immunity and the Immunopathology of Inflammation module delivered to 3rd Year Medical students and the Innate Immune Recognition Module which… read more

Research Summary

Luisa Martinez Pomares is a world-renowned expert in macrophage biology and author of multiple influential reviews (J. Leuk. Biol., Trends Immunol., Immunobiology, Cell). Luisa has extensive… read more

Recent Publications

  • LIU, YI-CHIA, HUSSAIN, FARAH, NEGM, OLA, PAIVA, ANA CAROLINA, HALLIDAY, NIGEL, DUBERN, JEAN-FREDERIC, SINGH, SONALI, MUNTAKA, SIRINA, WHELDON, LEE, LUCKETT, JENI, TIGHE, PADDY, BOSQUILLON, CYNTHIA, WILLIAMS, PAUL, CAMARA, MIGUEL and MARTINEZ-POMARES, LUISA, 2019. Contribution of the Alkylquinolone Quorum-Sensing System to the Interaction of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa With Bronchial Epithelial Cells (vol 9, 3018, 2018) FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY. 10,
  • MUNTAKA, SIRINA, ALMUHANNA, YASIR, JACKSON, DARRYL, SINGH, SONALI, AFRYIE-ASANTE, AFRAKOMA, CAMARA, MIGUEL and MARTINEZ-POMARES, LUISA, 2019. Gamma Interferon and Interleukin-17A Differentially Influence the Response of Human Macrophages and Neutrophils to Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infection INFECTION AND IMMUNITY. 87(2),
  • ERCOLI, GIUSEPPE, FERNANDES, VITOR E., CHUNG, WEN Y., WANFORD, JOSEPH J., THOMSON, SARAH, BAYLISS, CHRISTOPHER D., STRAATMAN, KORNELIS, CROCKER, PAUL R., DENNISON, ASHLEY, MARTINEZ-POMARES, LUISA, ANDREW, PETER W., MOXON, E. RICHARD and OGGIONI, MARCO R., 2018. Intracellular replication of Streptococcus pneumoniae inside splenic macrophages serves as a reservoir for septicaemia NATURE MICROBIOLOGY. 3(5), 600-610
  • GORDON, SIAMON and MARTINEZ-POMARES, LUISA, 2017. Physiological roles of macrophages PFLUGERS ARCHIV-EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY. 469(3-4), 365-374

Luisa Martinez-Pomares is module convenor of the Innate Immunity and the Immunopathology of Inflammation module delivered to 3rd Year Medical students and the Innate Immune Recognition Module which is part of our MSc courses: MSc in Immunology and Allergy and MSc in Microbiology and Immunology.

Current Research

Luisa Martinez Pomares is a world-renowned expert in macrophage biology and author of multiple influential reviews (J. Leuk. Biol., Trends Immunol., Immunobiology, Cell). Luisa has extensive expertise in innate immunity and cell biology with significant levels of funding for studies of immunological mediators of sterile inflammation (MRC), cancer (CRUK) and immunological responses to Pseudomonas aeruginosa (MRC) and Neisseria meningitides infections (MRC). Luisa's lab has generated multiple recent publications on host-pathogen interactions (Infection and Immunity 2019; Nature Microbiology 2018; Frontiers in Microbiology 2018; PLOS ONE 2015; Cell Micro 2015; Scientific Reports 2019).

School of Life Sciences

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Queen's Medical Centre
Nottingham NG7 2UH

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