Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Rojo  Ratsimandresy, PhD

Rojo Ratsimandresy, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology)

Focus of Work

Academic Focus

My research revolves around the mechanism of regulation of inflammation in acute and chronic inflammatory diseases. My background is in adaptive immunity and I have recently expanded my research interests to the roles of macrophages in immune homeostasis whether it is in the joint in the context of rheumatic diseases, or in the gut in the context of inflammatory bowel diseases. Within this general context, I am also exploring aspects of macrophage biology involving immunometabolism and host-micr...[Read full text]My research revolves around the mechanism of regulation of inflammation in acute and chronic inflammatory diseases. My background is in adaptive immunity and I have recently expanded my research interests to the roles of macrophages in immune homeostasis whether it is in the joint in the context of rheumatic diseases, or in the gut in the context of inflammatory bowel diseases. Within this general context, I am also exploring aspects of macrophage biology involving immunometabolism and host-microbiome interactions.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: CNAM, France, Immunology/Bioinformatics (2009)

Contact

312/503-8003

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