Innate Immunity @ Tübingen
Interdisciplinary alliance of researchers in Tübingen

Madhumita Chatterjee

Madhumita Chatterjee, PhD

Research Scientist


Contact details


Institute/Department:

Kardiologie und Kreislauferkrankungen, University Hospital Tübingen

Adress:

Otfried-Müller-Str. 10, 72076 Tübingen

Phone:

+49 7071 29 82888



Keywords in


Scientific research fields:

Thrombosis, thromboinflammation, lipidome, CXCR7

Diseases:

Coronary artery disease, atherosclerosis

Cell types, organisms & models:

Platelets, monocytes, neutrophils, dendritic cells, mice, thrombosis, peritonitis, myocardial infarction model

Techniques:

Flow cytometry, Microscopy (confocal microscopy, intravital microscopy, transmission and scanning electron microscopy),Thrombosis (thrombus formation ex vivo), Haemostasis (aggregation, coagulation, thrombinoscopy, thromboelastography), Immunoprecipitation and Western Blot analysis, RT-PCR, siRNA approaches etc., platelet based biomarkers in clinical research (coronary artery disease).
Animal experimentation: Cardiovascular disease models- occlusive vascular thrombosis, platelet life span in circulation, platelet biogenesis or megakaryopoiesis,  platelet adhesion to injured vessel wall by intravital microscopic approach; peritonitis and air pouch models of inflammation.

Funding partners

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; SFB-TR240-A08), Deutsche Stiftung für Herzforschung (DSHF)

Teaching involvement

PhD module in Cardiology, Biochemistry Module "Immunology" WS18/19

Links

Lab homepage

Google Scholar

Pubmed

Research Gate

ORCID