Institute of Immunology & Infection Research Seminar: Georgia Perona-Wright (University of Glasgow) - The Goldilocks principle: optimising the immune response to infection

  • Title:  The Goldilocks principle: optimising the immune response to infection
  • When:  Thursday 22 June 2017
  • Time:  1 pm
  • Location: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Building's, Edinburgh, EH9 3FL
  • Speaker: Georgia Perona-Wright, University of Glasgow - website
  • Host: Matt Taylor (

Selected publications

  • Sustained signaling by canonical helper T cell cytokines throughout the reactive lymph node., Perona-Wright G, Mohrs K, Mohrs M., Nat Immunol. 2010 Jun;11(6):520-6. doi: 10.1038/ni.1866. Epub 2010 Apr 25.
  • Spatial regulation of IL-4 signalling in vivo., Redpath SA, Heieis G, Perona-Wright G., Cytokine. 2015 Sep;75(1):51-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2015.02.026. Epub 2015 Mar 25.
  • Persistent loss of IL-27 responsiveness in CD8+ memory T cells abrogates IL-10 expression in a recall response., Perona-Wright G, Kohlmeier JE, Bassity E, Freitas TC, Mohrs K, Cookenham T, Situ H, Pearce EJ, Woodland DL, Mohrs M., Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Nov 6;109(45):18535-40. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1119133109. Epub 2012 Oct 22.
  • Concurrent bacterial stimulation alters the function of helminth-activated dendritic cells, resulting in IL-17 induction., Perona-Wright G, Lundie RJ, Jenkins SJ, Webb LM, Grencis RK, MacDonald AS., J Immunol. 2012 Mar 1;188(5):2350-8. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1101642. Epub 2012 Jan 27.
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