Dr Dimitris Lagos
Director of Research (York)
Dimitris Lagos is Reader in Immunology and Director of Research (York) at Hull York Medical School. His research bridges immunology and RNA medicine. Funded by the Medical Research Council, The Wellcome Trust, and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, his group focuses on the role of non-coding and regulatory RNAs in controlling immunity to infection and cancer. Clinical translation aspects of his work include biomarker discovery and molecular pathology pipeline development for infectious and inflammatory diseases, and mental health conditions.
Dimitris is also the Head of Experimental Medicine and Biomedicine Group in York, a group of internationally leading researchers in immunology, infectious diseases, skin disease, and sensory neuroscience.
Before joining the Hull York Medical School, Dimitris worked at the UCL Cancer Research UK Viral Oncology group in London.
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