Russell Wallis

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Russell Wallis Tel: 0116 252 5089



  • PhD: School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, 1992.
  • Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, 1992 - 1996.
  • Research Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, 1996 - 2006
  • Honorary Lecturer in the Department of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation and RCUK Academic Fellow in the Departments of Biochemistry and Infection, Immunity & Inflammation, 2006.
  • Reader in Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, and Biochemistry, 2009 - 2014
  • Professor of Molecular Immunology, 2014

Research Interests

  • Characterising the interactions between components that trigger complement activation
  • Establishing the molecular basis of immunodeficiencies caused by mutations in key complement proteins
  • Understanding the complex regulatory mechanisms that prevent complement from destroying host cells.


Link To: Russell Wallis's Research Pages

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Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

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