Bruno Gran obtained his M.D. degree at the University of Trieste, Italy, and a Ph.D. degree in neuroscience at the University of Florence, Italy. He completed residency training in neurology at the University Hospital in Florence and did postoctoral work in neuroimmunology at the National Institutes of Health and the University of Pennsylvania in the USA. He was an Assistant Professor of neurology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia before joining the University of Nottingham, UK, where he is a Clinical Associate Professor of neurology. His research work in multiple sclerosis has focused on recognition of myelin antigens by human CD4+ T cells, the role of heterodimeric cytokines in the pathogenesis of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, and toll-like receptor-mediated regulation of immune responses in EAE and MS.
Biography Updated on 1 November 2009