Massam-Wu T, Chiu M, Choudhury R, Chaudhry SS, Baldwin AK, McGovern A, Baldock C, Shuttleworth CA, Kielty CM(2010) Fibrillin microfibril assembly governs extracellular latent TGFbeta deposition. J. Cell Science (in press).
Invited conference talks
16th-21st May. Immunobiology and Immunochemistry Gordon Conference, Les Diablerets, Switzerland. A critical role for integrin-mediated TGF-beta activation by dendritic cells in the regulation of gut immune responses.
Was awarded travel grants from Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Travel Grant (£4000) and the Royal Society of Chemistry Travel Grant (£500) to attend the Biology of Parasitism Course at Wood's Hole, USA.
Has been awarded one year funding ($98,000) for a postdoc by the Harry J Llloyd Trust, which will hopefully allow Claudia to produce preliminary data on live imaging in zebrafish for future grant applications.
Was the external PhD examiner for Mr. Alessandr Ori, School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool on 21 May 2010. Supervisors: David Fernig & Mark Wilkinson.