Federica Marelli-Berg graduated in medicine in 1989 at the University of Milan, Italy, obtained her Certified Board in Haematology at the University of Pavia (Italy) in 1993, and completed her Ph.D. studies in 1997 at the University of London, UK, under the supervision of Professor Robert Lechler. In 2000, she was awarded a Governors’ Lectureship from Imperial College London, where she continued her career as a Senior Lecturer (2004), a Reader (2006), and a Professor of immunology (August 2011). In November 2011, she joined the William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, to develop the theme of Cardiovascular Immunology within the newly built Heart Centre. The regulation of T lymphocyte motility and homing in immunity and tolerance is the main focus of her laboratory.
Biography Updated on 16 January 2012