Iglika Djoumerska

Birth date: 28 March 1970
Academic degree: PhD since 2005
In the lab since: September 1997
Education:
Research experience: 2005-up to now: Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, Stefan Angelov Institute of Microbiology, Bulgarian Academy of  Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria1998-2004: PhD student in the Department of Immunology, Stefan Angelov Institute of Microbiology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria1997-1998: Specialist, Department of Immunology, Stefan Angelov Institute of Microbiology, Bulgarian Academy of  Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
Primary research interests: Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) preparations – autoreactivity, mechanisms of action in infectious diseases, down-regulation of NK cell activity;Innate immunity, natural antibodies – against infectious agents, mechanisms of polyreactivity; antigen-antibody interaction;Sepsis – mechanisms of SIRS and novel treatments; experimental sepsis; inflammation, coagulation and complement pathways.

 

Secondary interests: Mucosal immunity;Toll-like receptors, NK cells, dendritic cells in infectious diseases.  
About me: Mom of three
Hobbies: Photography, traveling, kids and school education
e-mail: djoumer@microbio.bas.bg; idjoumerska@gmail.com