Dr Johanna KnipperDr. Johanna Knipper

Location: Room 101, Ashworth Laboratories

Telephone: 0131-650 5488
E-mail: johanna.knipper@ed.ac.uk


University of Edinburgh (2013-current)

  • Postdoctoral research fellow, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research

University of Cologne, Germany (2008-2013)

  • PhD in Natural Sciences; “Mechanisms and functional consequences of macrophage activation in skin repair”, University Hospital of Cologne, Department of Dermatology

DRFZ (Deutsches Rheuma Forschungszentrum) Berlin, Germany (2007-2008)

  • Masters Thesis, "Characterisation and expression analysis of a novel gene in murine spleen"

Freie Universität Berlin, Germany (2002-2008)

  • MSc in Biology

Research interests


Willenborg S, Lucas T, van Loo G, Knipper JA, Krieg T, Haase I, Brachvogel B, Hammerschmidt M, Nagy A, Ferrara N, Pasparakis M, Eming SA.
CCR2 recruits an inflammatory macrophage subpopulation critical for angiogenesis in tissue repair. Blood. 2012 19:613-25.
Willenborg S, Van der Werf N, Ranjan R, Krieg T, Eming SA.
Chronic Wounds and Inflammation. Yearbook of the American Wound Healing Society 2010; Advances in wound care Vol 1, chapter 46.