Alex Phythian-Adams

Location: Room 101, Ashworth Laboratories

Telephone: 0131 650 5488



University Edinburgh (2001-2005)

University of Edinburgh (2006-Present)

Research Interests


van der Werf, N., Redpath, S.A., Phythian-Adams, A.T., Azuma, M., Allen, J.E., Maizels, R.M., MacDonald, A.S. and Taylor, M.D. (2011)
Th2 responses to helminth parasites can be therapeutically enhanced by, but are not dependent upon, GITR-GITRL co-stimulation in vivo. Journal of Immunology. 187:1411-20.
Gibbons, M.A., Mackinnon, A.C., Ramachandran, P., Dhaliwal, K., Duffin, R., Phythian-Adams, A.T., van Rooijen, N., Haslett, C., Howie, S.E., Simpson, A.J., Hirani, N., Gauldie, J., Iredale, J.P., Sethi, T., Forbes, S.J. (2011)
Ly6Chi monocytes directly alternatively activated pro-fibrotic macrophage regulation of lung fibrosis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 184:569-81.
Phythian-Adams, A.T., Cook, P.C., Lundie, R.J., Jones, L.H., Smith, K.A., Barr, T.A., Hochweller, K., Anderton, S.A., Hammerling, G.J., Maizels, R.M. and MacDonald, A.S. (2010)
CD11c depletion severely disrupts Th2 induction and development in vivo. Journal of Experimental Medicine. 207(10):2089-96.
Brown, S.L., Barrault, D.V., Phythian-Adams, A. and Knight, A.M. (2006)
Lack of induced co-stimulation as a result of complement receptor 2 (CR2) ligation on mouse splenic B cells. International Immunology. 18: 69-78.