Dr Elena Lugli

Research Assistant

Department: Core Research Laboratories
Division: Molecular Biology Laboratories

Qualifications

Degrees

DPhil, University of Oxford, Oxford

Employment history

Academic

Research Assistant, Natural History Museum, Molecular Labs, United Kingdom, 2015 - ongoing

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, 2010 - 2015

Postdoctoral Research Associate, New York University Langone Medical Center, United States, 2000 - 2004

Publications

Lugli EB, Correia R, Fischer R, Lundberg K, Bracke KR, Montgomery AB, Kessler BM, Brusselle GG, Venables PJ (2015) Expression of citrulline and homocitrulline residues in the lungs of non-smokers and smokers: implications for autoimmunity in rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 17 (1) : 9 - 9. doi: 10.1186/s13075-015-0520-x

Quirke A-M, Lugli EB, Wegner N, Hamilton BC, Charles P, Chowdhury M, Ytterberg AJ, Zubarev RA, Potempa J, Culshaw S, Guo Y, Fisher BA, Thiele G, Mikuls TR, Venables PJW (2014) Heightened immune response to autocitrullinated Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidylarginine deiminase: a potential mechanism for breaching immunologic tolerance in rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 73 (1) : 263 - 269. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2012-202726

Del PilarMolina-PortelaM, Lugli EB, Recio-pinto E, Raper J (2005) Trypanosome lytic factor, a subclass of high-density lipoprotein, forms cation-selective pores in membranes. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 144 (2) : 218 - 226. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2005.08.018

Lugli EB, Pouliot M, Portela MDPM, Loomis MR, Raper J (2004) Characterization of primate trypanosome lytic factors. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 138 (1) : 9 - 20. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2004.07.004

Green HP (2002) Evidence for a Trypanosoma brucei Lipoprotein Scavenger Receptor. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 278 (1) : 422 - 427. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M207215200

Hervé CA, Lugli EB, Brand A, Griffiths DJ, Venables PJW (2002) Autoantibodies to human endogenous retrovirus-K are frequently detected in health and disease and react with multiple epitopes. Clinical & Experimental Immunology, 128 (1) : 75 - 82. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2249.2002.01735.x

Raper J, Portela MPM, Redpath M, Tomlinson S, Lugli E, Green H (2002) Natural immunity to human African trypanosomiasis: trypanosome lytic factors and the blood incubation infectivity test. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 96 : S145 - S150. doi: 10.1016/S0035-9203(02)90067-2

Raper J (2001) Trypanosome lytic factors: novel mediators of human innate immunity. Current Opinion in Microbiology, 4 (4) : 402 - 408. doi: 10.1016/S1369-5274(00)00226-5

Lugli EB, Bampton ETW, Ferguson DJP, Wakefield AE (1999) Cell surface protease PRT1 identified in the fungal pathogen Pneumocystis carinii. Molecular Microbiology, 31 (6) : 1723 - 1733. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2958.1999.01306.x

Lugli EB, Allen AG, Wakefield AE (1997) A Pneumocystis carinii multi-gene family with homology to subtilisin-like serine proteases. Microbiology, 143 (7) : 2223 - 2236. doi: 10.1099/00221287-143-7-2223

Banerji SUNEALE, Lugli ELENAB, Miller ROBERTF, Wakefield ANNE (1995) Analysis of Genetic Diversity at the arom Locus in Isolates of Pneumocystis carinii. The Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 42 (6) : 675 - 679. doi: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.1995.tb01614.x

Banerji S, Lugli EB, Wakefield AE (1994) Identification of two genetically distinct strains of Pneumocystis carinii in infected ferret lungs.. The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology, 41 (5) :

Courses taught

MSc: Molecular systematics
12/2016.

Introduction

Qualifications

Degrees

DPhil, University of Oxford, Oxford

Employment history

Academic

Research Assistant, Natural History Museum, Molecular Labs, United Kingdom, 2015 - ongoing

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, 2010 - 2015

Postdoctoral Research Associate, New York University Langone Medical Center, United States, 2000 - 2004

Publications

Publications

Lugli EB, Correia R, Fischer R, Lundberg K, Bracke KR, Montgomery AB, Kessler BM, Brusselle GG, Venables PJ (2015) Expression of citrulline and homocitrulline residues in the lungs of non-smokers and smokers: implications for autoimmunity in rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 17 (1) : 9 - 9. doi: 10.1186/s13075-015-0520-x

Quirke A-M, Lugli EB, Wegner N, Hamilton BC, Charles P, Chowdhury M, Ytterberg AJ, Zubarev RA, Potempa J, Culshaw S, Guo Y, Fisher BA, Thiele G, Mikuls TR, Venables PJW (2014) Heightened immune response to autocitrullinated Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidylarginine deiminase: a potential mechanism for breaching immunologic tolerance in rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 73 (1) : 263 - 269. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2012-202726

Del PilarMolina-PortelaM, Lugli EB, Recio-pinto E, Raper J (2005) Trypanosome lytic factor, a subclass of high-density lipoprotein, forms cation-selective pores in membranes. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 144 (2) : 218 - 226. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2005.08.018

Lugli EB, Pouliot M, Portela MDPM, Loomis MR, Raper J (2004) Characterization of primate trypanosome lytic factors. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 138 (1) : 9 - 20. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2004.07.004

Green HP (2002) Evidence for a Trypanosoma brucei Lipoprotein Scavenger Receptor. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 278 (1) : 422 - 427. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M207215200

Hervé CA, Lugli EB, Brand A, Griffiths DJ, Venables PJW (2002) Autoantibodies to human endogenous retrovirus-K are frequently detected in health and disease and react with multiple epitopes. Clinical & Experimental Immunology, 128 (1) : 75 - 82. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2249.2002.01735.x

Raper J, Portela MPM, Redpath M, Tomlinson S, Lugli E, Green H (2002) Natural immunity to human African trypanosomiasis: trypanosome lytic factors and the blood incubation infectivity test. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 96 : S145 - S150. doi: 10.1016/S0035-9203(02)90067-2

Raper J (2001) Trypanosome lytic factors: novel mediators of human innate immunity. Current Opinion in Microbiology, 4 (4) : 402 - 408. doi: 10.1016/S1369-5274(00)00226-5

Lugli EB, Bampton ETW, Ferguson DJP, Wakefield AE (1999) Cell surface protease PRT1 identified in the fungal pathogen Pneumocystis carinii. Molecular Microbiology, 31 (6) : 1723 - 1733. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2958.1999.01306.x

Lugli EB, Allen AG, Wakefield AE (1997) A Pneumocystis carinii multi-gene family with homology to subtilisin-like serine proteases. Microbiology, 143 (7) : 2223 - 2236. doi: 10.1099/00221287-143-7-2223

Banerji SUNEALE, Lugli ELENAB, Miller ROBERTF, Wakefield ANNE (1995) Analysis of Genetic Diversity at the arom Locus in Isolates of Pneumocystis carinii. The Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 42 (6) : 675 - 679. doi: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.1995.tb01614.x

Banerji S, Lugli EB, Wakefield AE (1994) Identification of two genetically distinct strains of Pneumocystis carinii in infected ferret lungs.. The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology, 41 (5) :

Teaching and students

Courses taught

MSc: Molecular systematics
12/2016.