Fiachra Humphries, PhD
Instructor in medicine
University of Massachusetts medical school
Worcester, United States
Fiachra Humphries received his PhD in Ireland at Maynooth University in the laboratory of Prof. Paul Moynagh. Fiachra then joined the laboratory of Prof. Katherine Fitzgerald for his post-doctoral training at Umass medical school (UMMS) where he worked on studying how inflammasome and DNA sensing pathways are regulated by post-translational modifications (PTMs). Fiachra joined the UMMS division of infectious disease and immunology faculty in 2021 as an instructor. The focus of his research is now on understanding how PTMs regulate innate immunity and how they can be exploited therapeutically.
Oral Presentation at Cytokines 2021 Hybrid Meeting: A NOVEL DIAMIDOBENZIMIDAZOLE STING AGONIST PROTECTS AGAINST SARS-COV2 INFECTION
For more details about the Regeneron Awards and former Milstein Young Investigator Awards, please click here.