Aileen is a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Medicine and a Principal Investigator in the Host Microbe Dialogue research theme. She graduated with a B.Sc. in Biomedical Science from UCC and a Ph.D. in Medicine from UCC. She was awarded a Post-doctoral Fellowship by the Health Research Board (HRB) Ireland and performed this research in the Department of Medicine, UCC. Aileen’s research interests include tumour-derived and stromal-derived factors and their role in inflammation, tumour development and the anti-tumour response; bacterial factors and their role in gastrointestinal homeostasis.
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