Innate Immunity @ Tübingen
Interdisciplinary alliance of researchers in Tübingen

Madhumita Chatterjee

Madhumita Chatterjee, PhD

Research Scientist

Contact details


Kardiologie und Kreislauferkrankungen, University Hospital Tübingen


Otfried-Müller-Str. 10, 72076 Tübingen


+49 7071 29 82888

Keywords in

Scientific research fields:

Thrombosis, thromboinflammation, lipidome, CXCR7


Coronary artery disease, atherosclerosis

Cell types, organisms & models:

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


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


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