Group Members WG3

  Name Gender/ESR Email Address Specific Interests Specific Topic proposal
1 ABRINK Magnus M magnus.abrink@imbim.uu.se Uppsala University Mast cell Proteases  
2 BENHAMOU Marc M marc.benhamou@inserm.fr Inserm U699, Université Paris 7, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France Mast cell signaling Role of phospholipid scramblase in mast cell signaling
3 BEGHDADI Walid M/ESR Walid.beghdadi@inserm.fr Inserm UMRS 699 Mast cells and inflammatory diseases  
4 BIEDERMANN Tilo M tilo.biedermann@med.uni-tuebingen.de Liebermeisterstr. 25, D-72076 Tübingen, Germany Mast cell - T cell interaction in tumor- and autoimmunity Identification of promoting and regulating signals
5 BISCHOFF Stephan M bischoff.stephan@uni-hohenheim.de          
6 BLANK Ulrich M ulrich.blank@inserm.fr Inserm U699, Université Paris 7, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France Mediator Secretion Pathways/MC degranulation models Preclinical Models in Kidney disease Late signaling events in mast cell secretion (with Axel Lorentz?)
7 BOTANA Luis M luis.botana@usc.es Dept Farmacología-Fac Veterinaria 27002 Lugo- Spain
+ 34 982 822233
fax + 34 982 252 242
Signal transduction in mast cells, specially human mast cells and role of kinase-dependent pathways. Inhibitors of PKC activation and modulatory effect of c-kit dependent kinases.
8 BRADDING P M pbradding@hotmail.com Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, LE3 9QP, UK Interaction pathways/Biology and effects of direct interactions on targets/Validation in culture systems and tissue/Pre-clinical culture  
9 BULFONE-PAUS Silvia F sbulfone@fz-borstel.de Dept. Immunology and Cell Biology, Research Center Borstel Mediator secretion pathways/MC degranulation Novel means of regulation of FcεR1-mediated mast cell activation
10 CATO Andrew M andrew.cato@kit.edu Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, ITG, Hermann-von Helmholtz Platz 1, D-76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany  Positive and negative regulators of signal transduction pathways of mast cell/basophils  
11 CHARLES Nicolas M nicolas.charles@inserm.fr Inserm U699, Université Paris 7, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France Basophils and autoimmunity  
12 CLAVER Julien M Julien.claver@inserm.fr Inserm U699, Université Paris 7, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France Mast cells and mast cell signaling  
13 Dada Albert M/ESR albertdahdah@hotmail.com Inserm U699, Université Paris 7, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France Basophils and autoimmunity  
14 DASTYCH Jaroslaw M jdastych@cbm.p~n.pl Laboratory of Cellular Immunology, Institute of Medical Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodowa 106, 93-232, Lodz, Poland. Mast cells and cytokines  
15 De GROOT Anton M anton@glpg.com Leiden Netherlands Mast cell pharmacology  
16 DE SEPULVEDA Paulo M sepulveda@inserm.fr INSERM U891, Marseille Modulation of MC/Ba function, signaling pathways, validation of targets in in vitro culrure systems  
17 DRABER Pavel M paveldra@img.cas.cz Dept. Biol. Cytoskeleton, Institute of Molecular Genetics, Acad. Sci. Czech Rep., Videnska 1083, 14220 Prague 4 Interaction pathways/Migration and trafficking pathways/Plasma membrane receptor-mediated signalling pathways Cytoskeletal proteins in mast cell signaling
18 DRABER Petr M petr.draber@img.cas.cz Institute of Molecular Genetics, Acad. Sci. Czech Rep. Interaction pathways/Migration and trafficking pathways/Plasma membrane receptor-mediated signalling pathways Transmembrane adaptor proteins in mast cell signaling
19 DUBREUIL Patrice M patrice.dubreuil@inserm.fr CRCM Inserm U891, Marseille France Mastocytosis & patient cohort/Modulation of MC function/Pharmacology and preclinics (tyrosine kinase inhibitors)  
20 Fogel Agnieszka M wieslawa.agnieszka.fogel@umed.lodz.pl Professor of Biological Sciences
Department of Hormone Biochemistry
Medical University of Lodz
Zeligowskiego 7/9, 90-752 Lodz, Poland
tel/fax +48426393125; mobile +48603099849
   
21 FREICHEL Marc M marc.freichel@pharma.uni-heidelberg.de Pharmakologisches Institut
Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg
+49-6221-54 86860
+49-6221-54 86861 (Sekr.)
Ion channels in mast cells Ion channels in mast cells
22 FROSSI Barbara F/ESR barbara.frossi@uniud.it Department of Biological and Medical Science, University of Udine, Italy Mast cells interaction with other cells  
23 FUX Michaela F Michaela.Fux@insel.ch Institute of Immunology
Inselspital, Sahlihaus 1,
Hospital University Bern
CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland
Signaling pathways activating/arresting human basophils
Identification and characterization of basophil-derived mediators
Effects of type I interferons on human IL-3 primed basophils
24 GIBBS Bernhard M B.F.Gibbs@kent.ac.uk Medway School of Pharmacy, University of Kent, Central Avenue, Chatham Maritime, ME4 4TBUK Down-regulation of human basophil and mast cell function (signalling/ mediator release) due to drugs, inhibitory receptors etc.  
25 HALLGREN Jenny or
Martinsson  Jenny
F jenny.hallgren@imbim.uu.se Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala Biomedical Center, Box 582, Uppsala University, SE-751 23 Uppsala, Sweden Mast cell migration and trafficking pathways , preclinical mouse models (allergic asthma)  
26 HARTMANN Karin F karin.hartmann@uni-koeln.de Department of Dermatology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany Apoptosis pathways/mediator release/preclinical model of mastocytosis  
27 HARVIMA Ilkka M ilkka.harvima@kuh.fi University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland    
28 HUBER Michael M mhuber@ukaachen.de RWTH Aachen University, University Clinic, Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Immunology Mediator secretion pathways (pre- and neoformed), growth and differentiation pathways  
29 JENSEN, Bettina M F bjen0194@geh.regionh.dk Dermato-Allergological Dept. K. CUH-Gentofte, Niels Andersens vej 65, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark In vitro differentiation, cellular interplay and releasability  
30 JENSEN ; Federico M federico.jensen@med.ovgu.de Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany. Influence of female sex hormones in mast cell functionality Participation of female sex hormones (estradiol and progesterone) in the process of MCs maturation and degranulation.
31 JESSBERGER Rolf M rolf.jessberger@tu-dresden.de Inst Phys Chem, T U Dresden Mast cell activation, exocytosis, migration, adhesion  
32 KASSAS Asma F/ESR asma31883@hotmail.com Inserm U699, Paris, France Mast cell signaling  
33 KNOL Edward M e.f.knol@umcutrecht.nl University Medical Center Utrecht,
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Basophil Biology  
34 KORKMAZ Brice   brice.korkmaz@inserm.fr INSERM U-618 Protéases et Vectorisation Pulmonaires, Université François Rabelais, Faculté de médecine, 10 Boulevard Tonnellé, Tours, France. proteases  
35 LANG Florian M florian.lang@uni-tuebingen.de Eberhard-Karls-University of Tuebingen
Gmelinstr.5, D-72076 Tübingen
Ion channels in mast cell functions  
36 LAUNAY Pierre M Pierre.launay@inserm.fr Inserm UMRS699 Ion channels in mast cell functions  
37 LEVI-SCHAFFER Francesca F fls@cc.huji.ac.il Hebrew University, Jerusalem Mast cells and mast cell pharmacology  
38 LUNDEQUIST Anders M anders.lundequist@slu.se Uppsala University Mast cell proteases  
39 LUNDERIUS-ANDERSSON Carolina F Carolina.Lunderius@ki.se Karolinska Institutet Mast cells and IL33  
40 LORENTZ Axel M lorentz@uni-hohenheim.de University of Hohenheim, Department of Nutritional Medicine, Fruwirthstr. 12, D-70599 Stuttgart Human mast cell response / exocytosis / signalling  
41 MADJENE Lydia Celia F/ESR celia.madjene@inserm.fr Inserm UMRS699Université Paris 7, Faculté de Médecine, Site X. Bichat, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris Role of  mast cells in renal disease  
42 MARQUET Florian M/ESR florian.marquet@inserm.fr Inserm UMRS699Université Paris 7, Faculté de Médecine, Site X. Bichat, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris Role of Basophils in Autoimmune diseases  
43 MARTIN Margerita F martin-andorra@ub.edu Biochemistry Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Carrer Casanova 143, E-08036 Barcelona Mast cell signaling  
44 MAURER Marcus M Marcus.Maurer@charite.de Charité Berlin Mast cell Biology  
45 METZ Martin M Martin.Metz@charite.de Charité Berlin Mast cell Biology  
46 NAWIJN Martijn M m.c.nawijn@med.umcg.nl Laboratory of Allergology and Pulmonary Diseases, Department of Pathology and Medical Biology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9700 RB Groningen, the Netherlands Growth and differentiation pathways/Apoptosis pathways and Preclinical models/experimental animal models  
47 NILSSON Gunnar M Gunnar.P.Nilsson@ki.se Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Regulation of survival and apoptosis/mediator release/preclincal animal models in airway inflammation (mouse and guinea pig)  
48 O’Neill Sandra F sandra.oneill@dcu.ie School of Nursing and Human Sciences, Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland                Understand the role of mast cells in the mechanisms that occur between helminths and non-communicable diseases. More specifically how helminths modulate TLR pathways in mast cells.   
49 PAUS Ralf M ralf.paus@uk-sh.de Department of Dermatology, University of Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538, Luebeck, Germany and School of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, 3. 102 Stopford Building Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, UK Modulation of mast cell function (growth and differentiation pathways) and degranulation, preclinical human models (organ cultured human hair follicles, skin samples and nasal polyps) Neuroendocrine controls of human mast cell maturation,  activation, proliferation and cell-cell iknteractions  in situ
50 PEACHELL Peter M p.t.peachell@sheffield.ac.uk   Mast cell in asthma  
51 PEJLER Gunnar M gunnar.pejler@slu.se Gunnar Pejler, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry, BMC, Box 575, 751 23 Uppsala, Role of mast cell proteases and proteoglycans in disease. Mast cell apoptosis  
52 PELLEFIGUE Cristophe M/ESR christophe.pellefigues@inserm.fr Inserm UMRS699Université Paris 7, Faculté de Médecine, Site X. Bichat, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris Role of Basophils in Autoimmune diseases  
53 PUCILLO Carlo M carlo.pucillo@uniud.it Departmento of Medical and Biological Science - University of Udine- P.le M. Kolbe, 4 33100 Udine - ITALY Interaction pathways  (cell-cell, cell-ECM,  cell-nerve………..)/ in normal and pathological conditions  
54 RÅDINGER Madeleine M madeleine.radinger@gu.se Department of Internal Medicine, Krefting Research Centre, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Preclinical models (cell culture system, Human mast cell signaling in severe asthma), Growth and differentiation signalling pathways (human and mouse)  
55 REDEGELD Frank M f.a.m.redegeld@uu.nl    Division of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Utrecht University
Visiting address: David de Wied building, Universiteitsweg 99, 3584CG Utrecht, Room:2.88
Mail address: PO BOX 80082, 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
Tel: +-31-6-20252139
Preclinical models (cell culture systems, experimental animal models)/ Mediator secretion pathways (novel pathways)/Validation in vitro culture systems  
56 SAGI-EISENBERG Ronit F histol3@post.tau.ac.il Dept. of Cell and Developmental Biology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel mechanisms of mast cell exocytosis- signaling and cell biology/ GPCR and mast cell functions/ cross-talk between mast cells and tuomors Systems analysis of mast cell function
57 SFACTERIA  Alessandra F asfacteria@unime.it Dept. of  Veterinary Sciences, Unit of Vet. Pathology, University of Messina, Italy Histopathological analysis on experimental and spontaneous models of disease (fish, pets) Mast cell identification in tissue regeneration/remodeling
58 SHUMILINA Ekaterina F ekaterina.shumilina@uni-tuebingen.de Eberhard-Karls-University of Tuebingen
Gmelinstr.5, D-72076 Tübingen
Ion channels in mast cell functions  
59 SIEBENHAAR Frank M Frank.Siebenhaar@charite.de      
60 SCHUERWEGH Annemie F a.j.m.schuerwegh@lumc.nl Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, The Netherlands Modulation of human MC/Ba function: interaction pathways cell-cell in autoimmunity. Validation in human MC/baso  
61 SEWARD Elisabett F e.p.seward@sheffiels.ac.uk Department of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK. Human mast cells  
62 STAUBACH Petra F petra.staubach@unimedizin-mainz.de University Mainz clinical research /  phase I-IV studies / spezialized clinic mastcell related diseases  
63 SUGAWARA Koji M kojilaminin@yahoo.co.jp Department of Dermatology, University of Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538, Luebeck, Germany Modulation of mast cell function (growth and differentiation pathways) and degranulation, preclinical human models (organ cultured human hair follicles, skin samples and nasal polyps)  
64 TILIGADA Ekaterini F aityliga@med.uoa.gr Department of Pharmacology, Medical School, University of Athens, M. Asias 75, GR-115 27 Athens, Greece  Mediator secretion pathways (histamine, cytokines)/Preclinical models in inflammation (conjunctivitis, arthitis)/ Pharmacological validation (H4 receptor ligands) The functional role of the histamine H4 receptor (H4R) in mast cell-mediated inflammation: A pharmacological approach
65 TORRES Rosa F/ESR rosa.torres@uab.cat Department of Pharmacology
Universitat  Autònoma de Barcelona
08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona), Spain
Mast cells and asthma  
66 VITTE Joana F jvitte@hotmail.fr Laboratoire d’Immunologie, Hôpital Conception 147 bd Baille F-13005 Marseille, France. Basophil activation tests  
67 VOGEL Lothar M Lothar.Vogel@pei.de Div. Allergology, Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Paul-Ehrlich-Str. 51-59, 63225 Langen, Germany in-vitro culture systems / preclinical models (cell culture and animal models)  
68 VON STEBUT, Esther F vonstebu@uni-mainz.de University of Mainz, Dept. Of Dermatology Role of MC in DC/T cell interactions in Leishmania infections  
69 WERNERSSON Sara F Sara.Wernersson@afb.slu.se      
70 WALLS Andrew M afw1@soton.ac.uk Immunopharmacology Group, University of Southampton, Mailpoint 837, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK  Biology and effects of pre-formed mediators on targets/Validation in vitro culture systems/Validation in tissue/Pharmacological validation  
71 ZENCLUSSEN Ana F ana.zenclussen@med.ovgu.de Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg Mast cells in pregnancy, mast cells in uterine angiogenesis Mechanisms underlying the pregnancy-supporting role of mast cells: Analysis of galectin-1 as the main mediator of spiral-arteries formation.

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